24 Aug '12, 2pm

Dîner en Blanc -Atas Picnic for Atas People (no local food/local bloggers allowed) Boycott. @moonberry @danielfooddiary

Dîner en Blanc -Atas Picnic for Atas People (no local food/local bloggers allowed) Boycott. @moonberry @danielfooddiary

Well, apparently the organisers and their PR folks invited a bunch of local bloggers, including Daniel and Irene to the event and asked them to blog about it. Daniel wrote a post making some suggestions on local food that may be suitable for the event, including tau huay (soybean pudding). This offended the organisers so badly that they demand him to remove his blog post. When he failed to do so, they unceremoniously uninvited all the bloggers except for Irene (maybe cos she is from New York and is deemed more atas to them). Nonetheless, Irene being Irene, stands with us

Full article: http://alvinology.com/2012/08/24/diner-en-blanc-atas-picn...

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