After #BoycottCannoli trended on Twitter and the video of two women humiliating their employee’s lack of English skills went viral, people on social media are furious and many have taken great offence.
A Facebook event titled ‘Cannoli ke Bahir Urdu Mushaira‘ was created by Lime Soda Show as an act to ‘protest’ against the owners in a whimsical manner. The event is to be held at F-7 Markaz in Islamabad at 7:30 pm. The guidelines on the event page are as follows:
1.) All Shayrs has 2 b in punjabi or urdu.
2.) Most criative shayar wins Jalahowapenus BURGER
3.) NO gup shup or banter against restoraan ownrse
5.) Siraikiz NOT allowedz
6.) Free entries 4 beeconhoes studantz?!
7.) NO Ahmed Faraz sasti shayri
8.) Studie whole Wren nd Martin English graamer bookz for suprise english quiz
9.) Alcohol, Drugs and JF-17 Thunder Naswar is strcitly prohitbited. (only for sale incide restoraan)”
Up till now, 1000 people have agreed to attend whereas 6400 voted ‘interested’.