Monterey Bay Aquarium was in the hot seat for their choice of phrases.
Monterey Bay Aquarium in California has been slammed online because of a tweet fat-shaming of Abby, one of the otters.
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On Tuesday, the California aquarium sent a tweet to the overweight otter physique.
However, the aquarium was quickly inundated with criticism – in particular on the choice of the serpent, who is called as AAVE (African American Vernacular English) and is usually used to refer to black women in the organs.
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Monterey Bay Aquarium sent a tweet, apologizing for the choice of the vernacular and to explain that social media is usually to use the Internet jargon.
But the aquarium still in hot water after sending the apology.
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