Shilpa Shetty gets trolled for wrong 'Animal Farm’ remark
Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty gets trolled on social media for misunderstanding George Orwell’s Animal Farm. She became a top trend on Twitter for saying George Orwell’s Animal Farm is a book about farms and animals, which can inspire children to love animals. Her wrong understanding of the book gets her trolled on Twitter and #ShilpaShettyReviews became the top Twitter trend in India today.
Shilpa made this wrong remark when she was asked to express her views on the recent Council of School Certificate Examination (CISCE) decision to include JK Rowling’s Harry Potter series, and the popular comic series Tintin, in the English Literature syllabus for junior and middle school students, starting from 2017-18.
Referrring to the new CISCE syllabus when Shilpa Shetty Kundra was asked about her views on the inclusion of these books in the school curriculum.
To which, she replied, “I think having books like Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter as part of the syllabus is a great move because it cultivates imagination and creativity at a young age. I thinks books like Little Women would also encourage respect towards women at a young age. Even Animal Farm should be included as it will teach the little ones to love and care for animals.”
As soon as Shilpa made this wrong remark, Twitterati mocked her under hashtag #ShilpaShettyReviews.
'Fifty Shades of Grey is an amazing coloring
book. Children will love it #ShilpaShettyReviews' tweeted Vishal Purohit
'Nineteen Eighty Four is a book about discos, cocaine and lava lamps #ShilpaShettyReviews' posted Navin Noronha under the hashtag, which was the number one trending topic in India.
Half Blood Prince is about a prince with haemophilia #ShilpaShettyReviews
“The Hobbit is good. All children should develop good hobbits.” #ShilpaShettyReviews
The Hunger Games is a great series on Karwa Chauth. #ShilpaShettyReviews
"Fifty Shades of Grey is an amazing coloring book.Children will love it"#ShilpaShettyReviews
#ShilpaShettyReviews Macbeth is an Apple
I just read a fine book about aquatic plants. It was called Sea of Poppies. #ShilpaShettyReviews
100 Years of Solitude, a harrowing tale of a man who forgets to bring his phone to the loo#ShilpaShettyReviews
So far Shilpa Shetty has not yet responded to the hashtag or the criticism.