the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

There was once a man named Paul Stenson. He owned The White Moose Café in Dublin, Ireland. He posted this sarcastic post on Facebook back in August.

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

The woman in question found out - and shared it with lots of vegan support groups. That's when things started getting a little crazy....

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

Then vegans from Australia to Greenland started posting negative reviews on The White Moose's Facebook page. So Paul wrote a response...

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

Negative feedback continued - so Paul took things one step further...

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

Then he explained that he was joking...

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

The upset continued.... So Paul issued an apology. Kind of.

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

Oh yeah, then the protestors turned up.

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

And the death threats started rolling in...

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

Do death threats bother Paul? Nah, not really....

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

But then, the non-vegans of the world joined forces to support Paul.

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

The fake negative 1* reviews started flooding in....

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

And the Facebook group “People Against The White Moose Cafe" was created...

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

But people from all over the world stepped in to defend Paul - but posting over 8,000 5* reviews

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

According to Buzzfeed, Paul will serve vegans - but would appreciate some notice...

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate

the white moose cafe dublin ireland vegan debate