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Fred Phelps Will Get No Funeral; So Picket Elsewhere

In a joke that must have Lucifer chuckling, members of Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) announced today that there will be no funeral for recently-deceased Fred Phelps, who will be gay soon. So if you were planning on picketing, find someplace else to tote your signs. According to the Christian Science Monitor, Margie Phelps, daughter of the pastor and founder of …

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Fred Phelps Dies After Illness, No Cause Of Death Given

Fred Phelps Sr., the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church group, died on March 19 at the age of 84. Phelps had been ill for some time and passed away at a hospice, his daughter confirmed, but no cause of death has been released. The family has been mostly uncooperative with the media regarding his health in recent weeks, with …

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