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What better way to honor the holiday?

by Jeremy Hooper

On Good Friday, we showed you how Westboro Baptist was honoring the day by thanking God for flood deaths that have recently occurred in Missouri. So what did the "fag-hating" clan do to celebrate Easter Sunday? Well, they made a crude joke about an auto accident related to those same floods, natch:

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Some hide and hunt for eggs, while others hide all sense of decency while hunting for new and unique ways to shock the world with their callous religious views. It take all kinds to make the world go, "Holy f***ing nutty, how could people be so frighteningly cruel?"

***NOTE: The full Westboro blog post can be found on their website. However, a link from us is something those insensitive creatures will never receive.

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"Happy, happy; joy, joy!"

Is that a REN & STIMPY reference? God doesn't hate same-sex, inter-species pairings?

Posted by: Zac Thompson | Mar 24, 2008 12:19:56 PM

Why even bother reporting on these people? I swear, they're doing it for attention, seriously. Even if they truly believe their religious hatred bullshit, they're still behaving obnoxiously for the attention they receive.

Posted by: | Mar 24, 2008 3:54:50 PM

Anon: There are two schools of thought. One says you should ignore WBC, the other says to publicize their every move to shine a light on just how real and harsh this sort of hatred can be. We take the latter.

Posted by: G-A-Y | Mar 24, 2008 4:06:49 PM

I'm sure the Westboroites assume that they're the only ones going to heaven. Shouldn't someone explain to them that having a soul is a prerequisite to going to heaven? I know ol' Shirley is nuttier than a Snickers bar, but I doubt there's a soul there.

Posted by: Mike in the Tndra | Mar 25, 2008 4:14:45 AM

Time for us all to tell this hate group to stay home.

Fred W. and Margie M. Phelps, Sr.
Westboro Baptist Church
3701 S.W. 12th Street
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Karl and Deborah Kay Hockenbarger
James Hockenbarger/Jennifer Hockenbarger
1929 S.W. Lane
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Fred W. Phelps. Jr. and Betty Phelps
3600 S. W. Holly Lane
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Margie J. Phelps
3734 S.W. 12th
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Ben Phelps
3632 S.W. Churchill
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Rebekah Phelps-Davis and Chris Davis-Phelps
1216 S.W. Cambridge
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Theresa Davis
3632 S.W. 12th Street
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Shirley Phelps-Roper and Brent Roper-Phelps
Sam Phelps-Roper
3640 S.W. Churchill
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Posted by: Cam Brunner | Mar 30, 2008 8:53:50 PM

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