Now It All Makes Sense: ‘God Hates Fags’ Pastor Allegedly Had Gay…

Unfortunately for our sense of optimism that humanity has not yet reached the apex of its narrative parabola, we're all privy to the existence of Westboro Baptist Church leader (and possible lizard person) Fred Phelps. Among the many vile things we've learned about Phelps over his tenure as a hate-mongering demagogue… » 3/15/13 2:40pm 3/15/13 2:40pm

Gaga Puts Baptist Protesters To Well-Deserved Shame

Gaga was targeted once again this weekend by the Westboro Baptist hate family (the "God Hates Fags" people), but she responded like the classy lady (and media-savvy individual) she is. » 7/19/10 11:58am 7/19/10 11:58am

Supreme Court To Decide Whether Being A Thoughtless A**hole Is Covered…

Fred Phelps and his followers in the Westboro Baptist Church are a bunch of thoughtless, homophobic freaks whose actions shame all Americans. The Supreme Court will decide this summer whether or not that behavior is protected by the First Amendment. » 5/31/10 4:00pm 5/31/10 4:00pm

Reverend Fred Phelps: "God Hates Lady Gaga"

Fred Phelps, the hate-happy pastor of Wesboro Baptist Church, has, rather belatedly, discovered Lady Gaga- and now is calling for a boycott of the hussy's "pretentious prancing." If this weren't so crazy, it would be a masterpiece of absurdist prose: » 12/23/09 2:30pm 12/23/09 2:30pm

Debate Redux: "That One" Won And That Other One Didn't

Ana Marie » 10/08/08 10:00am 10/08/08 10:00am had to beg off Crappy Hour due to the Straight Talk Express bus schedule — unlike the Bolt Bus, there's no free WiFi on board. 's sole response to a text was "Can't," is never up this early, has a real job that she's on her way to and is likely luxuriating in bed. Luckily, I have other friends, like …