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Westboro Baptist to picket funeral of 7 Mennonite children
Lebanon Daily News ^ | 3-11-2011 | Lebanon Daily News

Posted on 03/11/2011 3:03:53 PM PST by Route797

Fresh off their Supreme Court victory allowing them to picket funerals of military soldiers, members of the Westboro Baptist Church have announced plans to picket the funerals of seven Mennonite children killed Tuesday night when their Perry County farmhouse caught fire.

The children, ages 7 months to 11 years, were killed when a fire started in the home while their mother was milking cows and their father was on his milk delivery route.Their three-year-old daughter managed to escape and alert the mother, but the fire had already overwhelmed the wooden structure, police said.

The group from Topeka, Kan., said the death of the children was "just punishment at the hand of an Angry God" displeased with the failure of Pennsylvania residents to heed Westboro Baptist's call to "put away rebellion and obey the Lord your God."

Funeral arrangements for the children have not been announced.


TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: Pennsylvania
KEYWORDS: freakyfred; fredphelps; mennonite; mennonites; pennsylvania; phelps; wbc; westboro; westborobaptist
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Every time you think this bunch has hit rock bottom, they go even lower.
1 posted on 03/11/2011 3:03:56 PM PST by Route797
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To: Route797

Vile attention whores


2 posted on 03/11/2011 3:06:52 PM PST by nuconvert ( Khomeini promised change too // Hail, Chairman O)
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To: nuconvert

One day when that Phelps family loses one of it’s dear members I hope the world tuns out to cheer for the departure of a devil who no longer walks the earth!


3 posted on 03/11/2011 3:09:15 PM PST by celtic gal
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To: Route797

What the “F” is wrong with these people?
I wonder if God would be happy with some dead Westborough children? Wonder what God they are talking about, eh?
Every time I think the muzzies are worst people in the world, dipshits like this show up.
Wretched people.


4 posted on 03/11/2011 3:09:40 PM PST by pgobrien (Obama couldn't lead people out of a burning building.....)
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To: Route797

This is a good sign. They are running out of ideas.


5 posted on 03/11/2011 3:12:42 PM PST by bmwcyle (It is Satan's fault)
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To: Route797

Is there some reason that decent people don’t just beat the $*** out of these horrible creatures when they show up at a funeral?


6 posted on 03/11/2011 3:18:46 PM PST by ottbmare (off-the-track Thoroughbred mare)
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To: Route797

I do heartily wish they would meet the gruesome, painful fait they deserve.


7 posted on 03/11/2011 3:19:02 PM PST by A_perfect_lady (Islam is as Islam does.)
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To: Route797

Someone needs to stage a public street party in front of Fred’s house the day he dies.


8 posted on 03/11/2011 3:20:30 PM PST by Brilliant
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To: ottbmare
Is there some reason that decent people don’t just beat the $*** out of these horrible creatures when they show up at a funeral?

You know, I really think they want the stuffing kicked out of them.........and i imagine, some one will do just that really soon.

9 posted on 03/11/2011 3:20:52 PM PST by Kakaze (Exterminate Islamofacism and apologize for nothing....except not doing it sooner!)
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To: ottbmare

Where are the Hell’s Angels when you need them?


10 posted on 03/11/2011 3:21:13 PM PST by Catsrus
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To: Route797

Jeez..lower than low


11 posted on 03/11/2011 3:23:18 PM PST by dalebert
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To: Route797

Hateful, fake religionists. Not even worthy to be associated with the name ‘christian’. Comfort those who mourn....not antagonizing them!


12 posted on 03/11/2011 3:23:55 PM PST by tflabo
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To: Route797

It is my understanding that Mennonites are nonviolent by nature, so the cult members know they won’t fight back. It is interesting that they never picket funerals conducted by members of the Religion of Peace.


13 posted on 03/11/2011 3:24:33 PM PST by Fiji Hill
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To: Route797

The scum of the earth.


14 posted on 03/11/2011 3:25:06 PM PST by freemike ("Life is hard. It's harder if your stupid." Joyhn Wayne)
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To: Route797

I hope they hit a muzzie ceremony sometime, juuuust to keep it fair.


15 posted on 03/11/2011 3:25:15 PM PST by SgtHooper (The last thing I want to do is hurt you. But it's still on the list.)
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To: nuconvert
Vile attention whores

Exactly. They do it because it gets them on the news. If the lamestream media would just stop covering them they would go away.

16 posted on 03/11/2011 3:26:31 PM PST by kennedy (I am a Kennedy. Where do I go to claim my Senate seat?)
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To: Kakaze

(sigh) The sad problem is that kicking the crap out of them all would really be the decent thing to do. Following the Supreme Court’s recent decision, however, it’s not really an alternative. Anyone who touched this scum would be arrested and tried and convicted.

I guess we just have to comfort ourselves with the knowledge that they will someday face the great Judge Himself to account for their hideous cruelty.


17 posted on 03/11/2011 3:26:49 PM PST by ottbmare (off-the-track Thoroughbred mare)
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To: Kakaze
You know, I really think they want the stuffing kicked out of them.........

They're a family of deviant attorneys and they would like nothing better than that to happen...............Successful lawsuits is where they get their income from.

18 posted on 03/11/2011 3:27:06 PM PST by Hot Tabasco (Oh Magoo, you've done it again.....)
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To: Catsrus

the solution to WBC protesters

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FC9IvoqJ0WQ


19 posted on 03/11/2011 3:28:52 PM PST by LeoWindhorse
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To: Route797

if anyone here has read “In the Grip of Grace” by Max Lucado- it is plain to see which one of the young sons these pathetic people represent...

sad...

My heart aches for this family.... I hope some group comes to their aid to shield them from the vile pretend Church folks...


20 posted on 03/11/2011 3:29:18 PM PST by eeevil conservative (GIVE ME A PLACE TO STAND AND I WILL MOVE THE EARTH....Archimedes)
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To: Fiji Hill

How true. Very interesting point you’ve made. Makes me wonder what their real intentions are. These are the strangest people I’ve ever seen. Their sole reason to live seems to be to kick dirt in the face of families who mourn and for their dead love ones. The one group of people I’d enjoy seeing Muslims declare a holy war on.

I wonder where they get their funding?


21 posted on 03/11/2011 3:29:42 PM PST by freemike ("Life is hard. It's harder if your stupid." Joyhn Wayne)
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To: LeoWindhorse

I always hear about how easy and cheap it is to hire an illegal criminal hit man, yet, there those guys still are.


22 posted on 03/11/2011 3:30:31 PM PST by MNDude (so that's what they meant by Carter's second term)
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To: Route797

Proof the USSC was full of crap for giving these vermin a license to inflict emotional pain on grieving survivors...


23 posted on 03/11/2011 3:30:39 PM PST by Crim (The Obama Doctrine : A doctrine based on complete ignorance,applied with extreme incompetence..)
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To: A_perfect_lady

I mean “fate.” The fate they deserve. (blush)


24 posted on 03/11/2011 3:33:34 PM PST by A_perfect_lady (Islam is as Islam does.)
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To: Route797

I just want a front row seat so I can see the looks on their faces when they get the great big “I never knew ye” that’s a comin’.


25 posted on 03/11/2011 3:35:20 PM PST by tnlibertarian (Hey D. C., tax increases are not spending cuts. Nor do tax cuts constitute increased spending.)
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To: Route797

Should we create an opportunity to picket at a westboro baptist funeral... maybe a mass grave one?


26 posted on 03/11/2011 3:36:11 PM PST by Walkingfeather
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To: Route797

27 posted on 03/11/2011 3:36:47 PM PST by Species8472 (Welfare was never intended to be a career opportunity)
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To: Route797

can somebody please find a legitimate Baptist church that is willing to sue the pants off these people for using the Baptist title? isn’t there some way to hit these folks in the pocketbook?


28 posted on 03/11/2011 3:41:56 PM PST by blueplum
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To: Route797

Wouldn’t wanna be them come judgement day.


29 posted on 03/11/2011 3:43:19 PM PST by diverteach (If I find liberals in heaven after my death.....I WILL BE PISSED!!!)
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To: freemike
I wonder where they get their funding?

Westboro Baptist is not a church, they are a deviant pseudo-christian family of attorneys who's income is based on successful lawsuits filed against anyone who attempts to violate their self-proclaimed "freedom of speech". They have successfully bastardized the U.S. Constitution, as scumbag attorneys will, and profited at the expense of all the families of the deceased veterans they have publicly protested.........

30 posted on 03/11/2011 3:46:03 PM PST by Hot Tabasco (Oh Magoo, you've done it again.....)
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To: freemike

“The scum of the earth.”

Freed to roam, thanks to the SCOTUS.


31 posted on 03/11/2011 3:46:50 PM PST by ButThreeLeftsDo (Sharia? No, thanks.)
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To: Route797

AS if that poor, poor family has not suffered enough. We often left our kids asleep in the house when we went out to milk the cows. What a nightmare, then those blasphemers threaten to make it even worse.


32 posted on 03/11/2011 3:48:17 PM PST by Cloverfarm (This too shall pass ...)
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To: celtic gal
One day when that Phelps family loses one of it’s dear members I hope the world tuns out to cheer for the departure of a devil who no longer walks the earth!

I would like to be in line of thousands shooting the moon as the procession drives by. Phelps is evil dude. He reminds me of this guy:


33 posted on 03/11/2011 3:50:12 PM PST by PA Engineer (Liberate America from the occupation media. There are Wars and Rumors of War.)
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To: Route797

Ironically, about the only thing one we can do for them is to pray for them.


34 posted on 03/11/2011 3:52:49 PM PST by GSWarrior (To activate this tagline, please contact the board administrator.)
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To: Brilliant

Why not every day he’s alive?


35 posted on 03/11/2011 3:56:06 PM PST by Reagan69 (I went to a shooting-victims' memorial service and all I got was a lousy T-shirt !)
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To: Route797

By the way, there are LOTS LOTS more of US than Them !


36 posted on 03/11/2011 3:57:40 PM PST by Reagan69 (I went to a shooting-victims' memorial service and all I got was a lousy T-shirt !)
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To: ottbmare
Is there some reason that decent people don’t just beat the $*** out of these horrible creatures when they show up at a funeral?

Because the Westboro demonstrators are women and children. Decent people have this thing about beating up women and children, no matter how obnoxious and evil they are. Yeah, Phelps and his demented offspring are hiding behind skirts and their maliciously mis-educated children, but what can you do?
37 posted on 03/11/2011 4:00:41 PM PST by Cheburashka (Blade Runner was set in 2019. Except for the flying cars and replicants we're right on schedule.)
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To: Route797

Where’s the Polonium-210 when you need it?!!!


38 posted on 03/11/2011 4:08:43 PM PST by dadgum (Overjoyed to be a Pariah)
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To: freemike

The Bible says that whatever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. So, at some time, this will come home to them.


39 posted on 03/11/2011 4:10:22 PM PST by Catsrus
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To: freemike

The Bible says that whatever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. So, at some time, this will come home to them.


40 posted on 03/11/2011 4:15:59 PM PST by Catsrus
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To: Route797

These people are pure evil.


41 posted on 03/11/2011 4:19:56 PM PST by MsLady (Be the kind of woman that when you get up in the morning, the devil says, "Oh crap, she's UP !!")
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To: Route797
Back in Feb 2007, the Westboro Wackos were going to protest at the funerals of ten family members (including six children) who were killed in a fire in Bardstown, KY.

A Louisville radio station offered the nutcases an hour of air time to vent their propaganda if they'd allow the survivors to mourn in peace. They took the station up on the offer (that one hour segment had the lowest audience rating in the station's history) and the surviving family members later met with the head of the station to personally thank him for his actions.

42 posted on 03/11/2011 4:20:32 PM PST by Stonewall Jackson (Democrats: "You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy.")
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To: Route797

Why can’t someone pass a law making it a minor misdemeanor to thoroughly beat up anyone who is protesting a funeral?

It would still be ‘illegal’, but the fine would only be $10...Alito was right. This isn’t free speech, but assault.


43 posted on 03/11/2011 4:23:24 PM PST by Mr Rogers (Poor history is better than good fiction, and anything with lots of horses is better still)
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To: Route797

It really makes me shake my head to think about how horribly misguided these people are. I’m not a theology expert, but I’m pretty sure Jesus doesn’t want his gospel spread by mean-spirited finger pointing. In fact, I think there were big chunks of a whole book in the New Testament written about a disfunctional church (Corinthians, maybe?).


44 posted on 03/11/2011 4:24:41 PM PST by SquarePants
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To: Route797

They chose another conservative target. Never a gay pride parade, for instance. If I lived nearby I would picket the picketers, exposing them for the Democrat-donating posers they are. Probably a big sign with an arrow pointing to them saying “Democrat Donors” or a blue D logo circle saying “Posers”. Use your imagination. Exposing them as the liberal Dems they are is the way to shut them up.


45 posted on 03/11/2011 4:25:39 PM PST by sportutegrl
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To: Route797

You know, there is a lot of road between Kansas and wherever these children will be buried. Driving in bad weather and especially at night is a really dangerous job. People get sleepy behind the wheel during long boring drives. Sometimes things just happen.......


46 posted on 03/11/2011 4:27:30 PM PST by Red Badger (How can anyone look at the situation in Libya and be for gun control is beyond stupid. It's suicide.)
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To: nuconvert

Exactly. They are vile attention whores. They just go hoping to get on television or to be assaulted so they can sue. They are mocking God. He will not be mocked.

God has some very choice words throughout scripture about false prophets.


47 posted on 03/11/2011 4:28:09 PM PST by Truth is a Weapon (If I weren't afraid of the feds, I would refer to Obama as our "undocumented POTUS")
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To: ottbmare

Mennonites are pacifists.


48 posted on 03/11/2011 4:30:19 PM PST by BenKenobi (Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong. - Silent Cal)
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To: SgtHooper

Sooner or later these fools are gonna piss off the wrong person,and there’s going to be a real bloodbath.


49 posted on 03/11/2011 4:33:20 PM PST by Farmer Dean (stop worrying about what they want to do to you,start thinking about what you want to do to them)
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To: Route797

Do you think the FAA would pull the ticket of someone who flew over the demonstrators and dumped a bushel basket full of live skunks on them?


50 posted on 03/11/2011 4:33:54 PM PST by reg45
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