What is going on with in this photo of Local 2’s Tom Tucker?

A photo posted by Local 2 morning anchor Jenifer Daniels, intended to celebrate the birthday of meteorologist Jeff Forgeron, instead shows something strange going on with anchor Tom Tucker (no, not him):

Take a look:

Did you see it?

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That ray of light.  That smile.  That finger.  What is it all about?

Is Tom Tucker being beamed up?  

Does he sparkle in sunlight like Edward Cullen?

As one commenter pointed out, the photo is very similar to this image of you-know-who…

tucker jesus

So what is going on here?  Discuss in the comments below…