Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Sr. “On the Edge of Death”

Fred Phelps, Sr, the founding pastor of the notorious crew of hate-spewing cretins, the Westboro Baptist Church is dying in hospice care according to his estranged son Nathan Phelps, who also claims that Phelps Sr. was excommunicated from the church in August of last year. In a post on his Facebook, Nathan Phelps… » 3/16/14 1:30pm 3/16/14 1:30pm

Fingering Yourself at the Westboro Church Means You're Trying Too Hard

Hey, look! Laura Lush, the bassist from a punk band and pornography collective called Get Shot! fingered herself on the lawn of the Westboro Baptist Church. (There is video and it is very NSFW.) Way to stick it to...yourself, you punk rock mama! You've successfully offended the most easily offended people on the… » 10/04/13 4:10pm 10/04/13 4:10pm

Watch Ke$ha's Backup Dancers Crash a Westboro Baptist Protest

The Westboro Baptist Church is a hate organization with the values of an angry, embittered ghost from 1860 and the wit of the meanest person in your third grade class. Case in point: "God Hates Who U R," a parody the group penned of Ke$ha's "We R Who We R" meant to reverse the cheerful, autotuned anthem's message of… » 8/19/13 1:10pm 8/19/13 1:10pm

Westboro Baptist Church Will Picket 'Fag Enabler' Roger Ebert's Funeral

The Westboro Baptist Church, the independent Baptist church generally known for being a rather arbitrary hate group (all gay people and dead soldiers are evil, but Jennifer Lawrence is cool) that spends its time picketing funerals with offensive signage will be picketing the Monday morning funeral of Roger Ebert over a … » 4/08/13 12:40pm 4/08/13 12:40pm

Former Westboro Baptist Member Calls Church Based Around Picketing a…

A former member of the (hopefully soon legally recognized) hate group Westboro Baptist Church is speaking openly about what heinous assholes they are. Lauren Drain calls the church a "cult" and even though she still identifies as a Christian, she now stands against "any and all forms of violence, discrimination,… » 2/11/13 9:55am 2/11/13 9:55am

Anonymous Hacks Westboro Baptist Church for Planning to Picket Sandy…

The hacktivist group Anonymous has renewed its long-standing war with the Westboro Baptist Church after the church's spokeswoman, Shirley Phelps-Roper, Tweeted the WBC's intentions to picket the funerals of the dozens of people who were killed in last week's tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary. » 12/17/12 11:30am 12/17/12 11:30am

Bigots Now Targeting Lesbian Teen's Graduation

It apparently wasn't enough that Constance McMillen's school insulted her with a decoy prom. Now the Westboro Baptist Church plans to picket McMillen's graduation, protesting against homosexuality and "the biggest lie of all - that God loves everyone." [PinkNews, via] » 4/28/10 12:30pm 4/28/10 12:30pm

Company Offers Tour Of FLDS Enclave • Bigoted Churchgoers Protest…

• Several residents of Colorado City, Arizona, have started offering a bus tour called "The Polygamy Experience" for $69.95. While the FLDS is unwelcoming to the outside public, some members of a rival sect have voiced their approval. • » 11/09/09 5:20pm 11/09/09 5:20pm