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Nathan Phelps, Fred's son, announced his reckoning today on Facebook. http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2014/03/15/fred-phelps-founder-of-the-god-hates-fags-westboro-baptist-church-is-...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 420 comments on Sat Mar 15, 2014 at 11:52 PM PDT with 328 Recommends
A couple of weeks ago, I wondered if the vile behavior of the likes of Westboro Baptist Church may be on the verge of becoming mainstream for the religious right. After all, you had two "mainstream"
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Sep 28, 2013 at 08:18 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
ROFLMAO! A group of New Yorkers calling themselves The Satanic Temple paid a visit to what appears to be the grave of the mother of Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) founder Fred Phelps on Sunday, ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 152 comments on Thu Jul 18, 2013 at 03:04 PM PDT with 86 Recommends
Catherine Idalette Johnston, deceased mother of the infamous Westboro Baptist Church ’s (“WBC”) founder, Fred “God Hates Fags” Phelps , was officially “turned gay” on July 14 after the ...
by Elfortes
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Jul 18, 2013 at 12:49 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
So this blog tends to mostly cover political topics.� There are basically two flavors of those topics: Flavor number one is random political person will�say/do something so stupid, offensive�or ...
by Ticorules
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu May 30, 2013 at 07:10 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
As a man, a husband and father, as a resident of this country and a member of the human race, I hold no truck with Hate Speech. If a Constitutional Amendment allows such speech, then that amendment ...
by twigg
Comment Count 62 comments on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 12:46 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
The moment he turned 18, Nate Phelps fled his home and his abusive father, Fred, head of the Westboro Baptist Church. That was in 1976, but even now he still bears the emotional scars. After his ...
by Purple Priestess
Comment Count 169 comments on Wed Mar 20, 2013 at 07:15 PM PDT with 382 Recommends
I've had it up to here with narrow-minded phobics who purport to know the mind of a being they themselves claim is omniscient. In light of this week's comments by a certain smug, second-rate ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 02:37 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
I'm sorry if this has already been diaried, but I don't see it in the Community Spotlight, the Recommended List, or the Recent list. A "roving do-gooder" by the name of Aaron Jackson, 31, has ...
by Lasgalen Lothir
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 10:54 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
I am bisexual. My family knows this. My husband knows this. Many of my friends do as well. My daughter doesn't exactly know yet, but I plan to tell her soon-- she's 11, and although I've brought ...
by MrsGeiiga
Comment Count 104 comments on Thu Feb 21, 2013 at 10:36 AM PST with 59 Recommends
As my profile will tell you, my name is Ash McGonigal, and I'm a filmmaker from Topeka. I'm currently working on pre-production for a documentary, The Tolerance Project . There have been a lot of ...
by Geiiga
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Feb 12, 2013 at 01:20 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Yesterday, nearly 1,000 people filed silently through the Municipal Auditorium in Slidell, LA to pay last respects to Marine Sgt. Michael Guillory of Pearl River (whose passing was respectfully ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 83 comments on Sun Dec 23, 2012 at 11:57 AM PST with 115 Recommends
Extreme right-wing personalities have become so prevalent and so powerful that they now – for the first time in history – hold an unrivaled amount of influence within the GOP. This scares me. ...
by Paddy Ryan
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Jul 28, 2012 at 05:21 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
It's very simple: Rush Limbaugh, as a citizen of this country, has the right to speak his mind. He has the right to his beliefs and his political views. He has the right to mock public figures ...
by Julie Waters
Comment Count 199 comments on Wed Mar 07, 2012 at 12:20 PM PST with 283 Recommends
Fred Phelps successfully parlayed his threat to picket the funerals of the Powell boys, ages 5 and 7, into a radio appearance. Fred Phelps Jr. later said the group would not protest if the group ...
by Bob Love
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Feb 10, 2012 at 06:58 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Let's see, it's a high-profile, world-reknowned, incredibly brilliant visionary who represented some of the best talent that mankind had to offer. And guess how they *announced* their plans to ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Oct 06, 2011 at 10:02 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Directed by Kevin Smith Starring John Goodman. Yeah, that John Goodman . Dude, I shit ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 238 comments on Sun Aug 21, 2011 at 02:34 PM PDT with 465 Recommends
The marriage equality law in New York came into effect at midnight. Eight hundred and twenty-...
by indiemcemopants
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Jul 24, 2011 at 01:42 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
The following article is from a regular contributor, Lex Kahn, to The Solipsistic Me (TSM) Blog. Lex post a word of the week every Wednesday. Today’s word is: CONSEQUENCES the outcome of an event ...
by TheSolipsisticMe
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Jun 16, 2011 at 07:00 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Good old-fashioned zombies have the innate sense to know that they need brains to survive. Hater zombies, however, do not have this sense. So, what do they seek out in order to survive? Each other.
by Desi
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue May 31, 2011 at 05:40 AM PDT with 6 Recommends