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When discussing the Westboro Baptist Church, the question used to be, “Is there anything these nutbars won’t protest?” Now that they’ve jumped the virulently homophobic shark, we have to ask:… More »


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This article originally appeared in the July 2007 issue of SPIN. Fred Phelps died March 20, 2014.
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Pussy Riot, they are not. Self-described “sleaziest punk band in the world” Get Shot decided to protest the ultra-conservative Westboro Baptist Church by filming a porn on the organization’s front… More »