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Singaporeans slam netizen who received $2 Ang Bao for being ungrateful




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A “strawberry generation” netizen was criticised online following the Chinese New Year weekend, after he complained that he had received a measly S$2 in an ang bao.

The netizen, Gerald Lim, posted online a video of him uncovering the S$2 in the red packet and wrote, quite hilariously: “This era, you still dare give $2?”

However, the backlash from netizens who felt Lim was “ungrateful” was so intense that he not only deleted his post, but also seems to have set his Facebook page on private mode.

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