Westboro Baptist Church

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Police Say Comforter of Powell’s Tests Positive For Blood; Protesters Cancel Funeral Plans

Police in Washington state who searched a storage unit rented by Josh Powell found a stained comforter that tested positive for blood, according to court documents. Meanwhile, The News Tribune reports that protestors from the Westboro Baptist Church have apparently cancelled plans to come to Washington.


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Anti-Gay Protest At Powell Brothers’ Funeral

Westboro Baptist Church, a notorious anti-gay rights organization, plans to hold a protest at Saturday’s funeral for Charlie and Braden Powell.

CBS Seattle–02/09/2012

This Evening On The Randi Rhodes Show

The Supremes heard arguments yesterday in the case of the anti-gay funeral protesters of the Westboro Baptist Church vs. the father of a killed Marine. Unfortunately, sometimes the only remedy for someone else’s disgusting free […]