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Bakery Anne & Frank changes name

Bakery Anne & Frank changes nameThe owner of the Anne & Frank bakery in Amsterdam is going to change its name after receiving a lot of negative attention on social media.

The bakery is situated about 100 metres away from the famous Anne Frank House, where many tourists come to visit and see the house where Anne had been in hiding during World War II.

On Twitter the name was called “tasteless” and “bizarre”.

The owner states he had not seen this coming: “For many people Anne Frank is a hero and for me too. Because my business is in the neighborhood of the Anne Frank House, it seemed like a nice name to me. ”

He says he did not want to hurt anyone and notes the name will be removed from the window of the bakery.