(WPMI) A local Mardi Gras group in Mobile, Alabama is doing everything it can to distance itself from the militant group ISIS.
The Mobile Mystic Society the Order of ISIS will now call itself “OOI” for Mardi Gras of 2015 due to the group being confused with the violent terrorist group ISIS.
“The emblem throws that they have, the beads, and things that would have said Order of ISIS they essentially pulled back those orders and retooled those items. So those items say OOI for 2015,” said The Mobile Mask Editor and Publisher Steve Joynt.
OOI members say that they are proud of their name and history and they hope to bring it back when things settle down in the Middle East.
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