By MAMAMIA ROGUE
So Mia recently posted this picture on her FB page Mia Freedman Online, along with this status:
“This is an an actual book that my friend @wendysquireswriter ‘s brother brought back from Thailand.”
Cut to the shit (no pun intended) totally hitting the fan. A bit of a comment war broke out between those who thought it was racist and those who thought it was just a bit of fun:
Poo is a pretty common name in Thailand, hence the name of the book, “Cooking With Poo”. But clearly not everybody thought the translation was something to laugh at.
So what do you reckon? Is having a bit of a chuckle at the title of this book ‘casual racism?’
Mamamia is funding 100 girls in school, every day.
So just by spending time with Mamamia, you’re helping educate girls, which is the best tool to lift them out of poverty.
Thanks for helping!