A story about a woman who allegedly tried to use a slice of pizza as a form of identification to get into a nightclub before slapping the bouncer for refusing her entry, has put a popular Amherst establishment in the national spotlight.
Rasif Rafiq, 29, co-owner of the Monkey Bar, said his phone has been “blowing up” after a police report that appeared in the Daily Hampshire Gazette about the pizza-related kerfuffle was picked up by a website aimed at college students. The report was then shared by the Internet behemoth BuzzFeed this week, adding to the increased interest.
Read the complete story at BostonGlobe.com.
Don’t have a Globe subscription? Boston.com readers get a 2-week free trial.