17 Feb '18, 7am

[Mothership]

[Mothership]

“I was researching on the halal status of Mr Bean (the food outlet, not the comedy/cartoon), and I saw a bunch of Muslim netizens enquiring from the admin on its halal status: Rephrased for simplicity: MN: Is Mr Bean halal-certified? Mr B: No, we’re not, but we do not have pork, lard or gelatin. MN: *goes into syarahan (lecturing) mode* Halal is not just about yada yada, halal is also yada yada. Mr B: We are looking into it (MUIS halal), but we need your support. Ok fair enough. At this point, I appreciate Mr Bean’s patience in attending to these queries. MN: Are your chicken/meat products halal-certified? Mr B: Yes they are. MN: Could you show them? Mr B: Alright, we’ll PM you. *PM done and verified* Ok, they took an extra mile to prove their genuineness in serving the Muslim requirements. Commendable. MN to MN: The meat is halal from overseas supplier. MN to MN: I’m not ...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2018/02/mr-bean-halal-pressure/

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