Protesters also picketed outside the restaurant. According to an online petition, they took issue with the owner, Brian Ingram, using the word “Elotes” in the restaurant’s name. The protesters say the word is sacred, as it stems from an indigenous word for corn, a native crop. There was no issue with Ingram’s interpretation of Mexican street food.
Go read the rest— and her future feature (can’t call it parody, those keep happening too quick) flash fiction(?)
On one hand, it’s a really bad idea to give in to bullies; on the other, this is a pretty obvious “give us an excuse to destroy you” move.