Annnnnd this is the moment where the world realizes that rape culture is everywhere and a whole lot of people treat it like it's nothing.
Who in their right mind would approve a drink called the 'Date Grape' at a bar where date rape is a very real and scary possibility??
The answer, of course, is the Daiquiri Factory — a new bar in Spokane, Washington. The Date Grape Koolaid was one of 15 special drinks listed on a menu posted to the bar’s Facebook on Friday, and they were met with protests the very next day!
Oh, and well into the weekend it seemed like the bar was ENJOYING the attention!
Online, commenters seemed to be pretty evenly split between anger and support. The bar's management staff itself has NOT responded for comment, but tried to explain themselves on Facebook with a link to a MADtv sketch about a “date grape” drink.
Basically they said to get over it with this disgusting response:
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