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  1. Terry Eastham 21 Jul 2013, 4:57pm

    The Queen has upset the Westboro Baptist Church. I think we should all raise a glass in salute of Her Maj!

    1. This simply illustrates how totally disrespectful rude and ignorant these Westboro Baptist folk or rather family are.
      The extreme and unpleasant manifestation of their tragic and stupid misinterpretation & misunderstanding of scripture has turned them into idiot pariahs.

  2. How fun it will be, when these idiots themselves ‘die’ and notice there is no ‘heaven’ or ‘god’ and that their judgmental life has been a waste of time. Hopefully they’ll understand that believing in an imaginary friend should remain in childhood, and not carried into adulthood to use a cloak to disguise your own insecurities and failings in life.

    You still preach that ‘god hates fags’ and yet your priests/bishops/popes etc. are still molesting young boys whilst receiving YOUR donations and YOUR governments backing.

    Well done religious fanatics – I salute you.

    1. Robert in S. Kensington 21 Jul 2013, 5:36pm

      Demented freak! We won, LOSER!

    2. Zadoc the Spangle 21 Jul 2013, 6:34pm

      Back to the sewer skip rat, thy god hath abandoned thee, thy god hath visited upon thee a plague of madness and consigned thee to the depths of the sewer. Thou art a troll and a skip rat and thy god is much displeased with thee for thou art nothing but a moron. Now take your medication and go and play with the other skip rats in the sewer there’s a good little nutcase.

      1. casparthegood 21 Jul 2013, 8:01pm

        Oi ! Some skip rats are choosy about the company they keep and “keith” in his many guises is beneath even them. He is a pimple on the backside of this site

    3. You are as credible as westbro church idiots lol

    4. they won’t notice, because after death there is nothing …

  3. I didn’t realise the WBC were also Nazis? The use of the pink triangle tells us even more about these lunatics.

    1. Higgs Bosen # 3billion, and 12 21 Jul 2013, 9:11pm

      uh, Broozr..wrong! the pink triangle is a representation that Transgender people often use!

      1. Ooops! Need to look up some history!

        1. You are wrong Higgs….the pink triangle was given to homosexuals by the Nazis in the 2nd world war and has been a gay symbol ever since..

      2. Not quite… It was originally used by the Nazis to identify gay males. The triangle has been since reclaimed as a pride symbol, but Br00zR is still objectively correct.

  4. Yet again PN falls for WBC’s crude ploy to get publicity. Just ignore them ffs!

    1. This site is turning into a Westboro mouthpiece. It slavishly reports ev ery idiot thing this miniscule group puts out. If they ever were news they stopped being it years ago.

      1. couldnt agree more. it seems that the pink news is fast becoming the only site that gives people like this media coverage. It not news any more articles like this , its just boring

        1. Marcwebbo3 21 Jul 2013, 6:00pm

          If you dont like it dont read it…nobodys forcing you too…leave us who do want to know what they are saying/doing to do so…. ffs its not rocket science

          1. It’s not about not liking it. PN is simply providing the oxygen of publicity WBC craves. Cut it off and they will disappear soon enough.

            The tweet to PN shows clearly how they operate, and what mugs PN are. Still, I suppose PN needs stories. They seem mutually dependent on each other.

          2. de Villiers 21 Jul 2013, 10:36pm

            So if people write racist or homophobic articles or transmit such radio programmes, we should say that it is okay and that if you do not like it, do not listen to it?


    1. Are you serious? You’re comparing a regime who controlled a country that slaughtered men because of their sexuality (as well as anyone else who didn’t agree with them) with a small bunch of loons that picket funerals? Really? I think you need a reality check.

      1. Beelzeebub 21 Jul 2013, 7:23pm

        I’m sure you would think differently if they turned up at one of your own children’s funerals.

        1. So you think protesting a funeral is as bad as hanging a man to death because of his sexuality? Really?

          I’m sure you’d think differently if you knew what the taliban did/do.

          1. Beelzeebub 21 Jul 2013, 9:29pm

            Like I said.

            Would you still be so full of mercy if you were in the situation I described..

          2. de Villiers 21 Jul 2013, 10:38pm

            I have had things which are as bad. And I agree that they are nothing compared to the Taliban.

            Further, the subjective views of a person overcome by emotion and upset – as you posit – are not the standards by which we create normative values.

          3. Where did I say I was full of mercy? I’m not. But it’s ridiculous to compare the WBC to the taliban. Get some perspective.

    2. Har Davids 22 Jul 2013, 7:49pm

      Why bother? These people’s lives must be hell in a way the non-existing one wouldn’t be. I do feel sorry for any children being part of this circus.

  6. Well I guess that clinches it then; “entry to the United Kingdom not regarded as being condusive to the public good, entry refused!” Ha HA

  7. Oh look, the WBC are attention seeking again. How unexpected.


  8. oh my god, PLEASE stop giving these people a soap box from which to spout their idiocy!!!!!

    EVERY time you post one of this TINY group’s stupid acts you are giving them exactly what they want: free publicity.

    That is ALL they live for.

    If you ignore them, they WILL go away.

    1. I am in agreement with Mikey. Although its good to allow them go get there views across as this will allow people to see how idiotic and utter stupid the views they have are… I do think that PN is giving them too much of a mouth piece (considering how small the group is)

  9. Has Keith escaped from the lunatic asylum where sufferers from religious mania are incarcerated?

    1. Zadoc's friend Abnahasnagotitanymore. 21 Jul 2013, 6:39pm

      Em, that would be a yes, sad isn’t it? Still he always has the sewer to play in with his other chums who have the same condition. So it’s not all bad for the poor little loony.

  10. Queen Elizabeth II can rank this among her greatest honors!

    I can only hope that at the end of my life I’ll be able to reflect back and know that I’ve been kind enough and compassionate enough and loving enough and brought enough joy to the world to have earned a picket from Westboro Baptist church

    1. The one who Jesus loved 21 Jul 2013, 7:04pm

      The ‘honour’ is utterly insignificant.

      1. The one whom Jesus loved 21 Jul 2013, 10:09pm

        I take it from the markdowns that you really think that being hated by this bunch of loons is some kind of badge of honour! Come on! They are a tiny insignificant bunch of crazies. What they do or say matters to no-one but their inbred family.

        1. I think the thumbs down were more because the way you wrote “honour” made it look like a smarmy correction of Hayden’s Americanized spelling (honor).

          1. I think you’re right. I am American and I started to write a snarky rebuttal to his parenthesizing “honour” but then realized (or assumed) that he was using the parenthetical to question my use of the term in this context rather than correcting my spelling. I may be wrong.

            I stand behind my original comment. I still think being targeted by such a hate group as WBC is an honor; any way you spell it.

          2. The one whom Jesus loved 22 Jul 2013, 7:05am

            Blimey, I hadn’t noticed the spelling! I just spelt it my way.

            And I still think that the original comment attaches undue relevance to the WBC

  11. Keith – just go and live in Kansas and then you can sleep with your sister and interbreed.

  12. Every day i wake up and give thanks to god that i don’t live in Kansas. Who cares what Rev Phelps thinks. He can’t go on that much longer anyway. Then he can go and debate everything with his m8 upstairs. Although am guessing his m8s probably not too keen on him either. Prob prefers to keep him down here in Kansas.

  13. Is this stupid bunch of idiots really one of the biggest threat to LGBT rights?

    Or are these daily stories on these idiots supposed to be the comical funny story like they used to have at the end of the news on ITV?

    I just don’t get what pink news’ obsession with the WBC is? There are much worse cases of LGBT prejudice in the World that you don’t report.

    Why give these morons the daily publicity oxygen that they need to keep going?

    1. They make easy stories – ready packaged by WBC – it’s just laziness.

  14. Helge Vladimir Tiller 21 Jul 2013, 6:33pm

    This is the worst sect on Earth. Worse than Taliban. The cancer tumour of The USA. The real Satan.

    1. The Taliban are mass murderers, the phelps’s are a joke. Let’s keep things in perspective please?

      1. Helge Vladimir Tiller 21 Jul 2013, 9:36pm

        twitless- this was of course a pointed remark ! (—if that is an English expression? ) ( An exaggeration to focus on the matter ! )

  15. GingerlyColors 21 Jul 2013, 6:36pm

    The Westboro Baptist Church are quite happy to use the 1st Amendment of the Constitution of the very country they hate as an excuse to spout their bile.
    It is time that the 1st Amendment was redefined to stop hate speech while still allowing free speech. Now that the WBC are insulting our Queen I hope the USA does something about that lot before they want us to get involved in another of their wars.

  16. the redneck clowns at it again

  17. How the WBC must laugh, getting the attention they so desperately crave so very easily.

  18. This is so predictable… These idiots must scour the news on a daily basis looking for world events, people and disasters to blame to further their cause. So today they use the queen to send their message of hate it’s almost predictable that after just reading that there was 6.9 magnitude quake in NZ that will feature in their next headline! Oh wait… England bakes in heatwave could there be a chance that they might sneak in another headline for that one?

    If any one ever publishes a book on these collective imaginary falsehoods and lies, it stands a good chance of being on the best seller list of humour!

  19. Helge Vladimir Tiller 21 Jul 2013, 7:39pm

    No matter how stupid and ridiculous these actions from W B C are. IT tells us how dangerous religion could have been if society were different. It is important to experience how far fascism can go in order to suppress minorities. Do not forget the origin of Our red triangle ! Hard to predict the future- Thanks to PinkNews !

  20. I thought Margaret was the Queen of Fags? Well, she did smoke a lot…

  21. PN, for heaven’s sake, pull the plug on your special hotline to WBC and stop endlessly dancing to their tune !

    This spam content is becoming utterly tiresome. Just like spam e-mail, it’s just a distraction from the real issues.

    If PN keeps churning out this predictable nonsense all the time, I’ll delete my PN bookmarks.

    Just bring us real news, good and bad, but don’t keeping recycling WBC’s stupid handouts: THEY’RE NOT NEWS ANY MORE !

  22. Ben Foster 21 Jul 2013, 9:29pm

    Considering the lack of reporting of the Assent, I wonder how they found out?

    By the way, must we keep calling them a ‘church’? It makes them seem more significant than they are.

    1. white squirrel 21 Jul 2013, 10:48pm

      well they hold ‘christian’ services and phelps gives out hate sermons
      [mis]quoting the bible – so ‘church is perhaps accurate
      whether Phelps is truly ‘ordained ‘ i neither know nor care

    2. white squirrel 21 Jul 2013, 10:56pm

      Im guessing but its probably because WBC have nothing better to do with their time than surf the web looking for news relating to male homosexuality
      they probably watch more gay news and porn in a month than the average homosexual sees in a year

  23. Robert in S. Kensington 21 Jul 2013, 9:51pm

    Now let’s see if the Mail, Telegraph or BBC pick this one up since they love to demonise LGBT people.

    1. Not even the Telegraph and the BBC are so desperate to fill space that they’d need to resort to recycling this American non-news.

      Their contacts lists will have thousands of people in this country who will happily do a demonising job for them at any time.

      Only PinkNews seems to have this strange, masochistic obsession with continually promoting the WBC !

  24. white quirrel 21 Jul 2013, 10:45pm

    if pink news is the only news outlet that still covers WBC – all to the good
    as i cant see WBC being very happy if they are only given publicity on a gay website where no one will take their message for anything other than the joke it is

  25. Is that Ann Westboro Widdecombe hiding behind and holding the sign?

    1. Metsän poika 22 Jul 2013, 4:11am

      No, there is nothing wide enough that Ann Widdecombe can hide behind.

  26. Come on. What is with the relentless coverage of these morons on this site? They’re idiots who no one with an ounce of sense pays a blind bit of attention to. Ignore them and deprive them of the coverage they’re looking for.

    Every time this website covers these fools it means that there’s another article about them on the internet for posterity. Might as well just make this site their official mouthpiece then.

  27. I’m a bit surprise how slow their reaction had been. I was expecting faster retribution of their sort. They’re loosing their grip. What is facinate me is their constant use of the old testament, that they don’t understand anyway, they never use the gospel… probably because Christ had often critisized their alike.

  28. The WBC would make a brilliant sit-com. In fact, if they weren’t for real you would actually think it was a sit-com.
    They come out with some hilarious stuff.
    So folks…next time you see a poll asking what is your ‘Favourite Comedy’ you know who to vote for.

  29. I look forward to the day when the latest headline about the WBC is to report the savage killing of every last one of them and their “church” burned to the ground.

    Come on gun happy patriots, you know you want to.

  30. I am so bored about reading about these loons!

  31. Paul Clevett 22 Jul 2013, 9:29am

    Yes, I’m a “fag”, she’s my queen and I’m proud of her!

    RULE Britannia.

  32. stop publishing things like this and giving them a forum to spout their evil rubbish.. These people have very troubled immature backward minds and don’t deserve to spread their hate

  33. I know. I hate fags as well, I never smoked and I’m pretty sure the queen doesn’t like it either. There is something I hate, and I really have to say, RELIGION: what a way of making people stupid, ignorant and worst of all, hipocrits. These Westboro baptist people will have a horrible death. And they die I will go to he funeral with a sign saying: Burn in hell you c***

  34. The WBC is a self-harm cult – they are actively trying to provoke public outrage, but are ironically protected by the very laws on free speech and the common decency of their targets which they rail against. The real tragedy is that they get their kids involved. Social services should get in there, close it down, and make them wards of court. The adults need to be detained for secure psychiatric treatment.

  35. ‘Adamantly homophobic’? So bad you used it twice.

  36. Please STOP reporting on them. Nobody cares what 10 crazy Americans think about the Queen and our country.

  37. Jim middle tn 22 Jul 2013, 1:59pm

    wtg pink news and HRH Queen Elizabeth II .. and I know some feel that we shouldnt have these stories but from the get go .. everything there has been a protest or story about wbc good things have come out of it .
    especially at the funerals of the military .. those who gather to keep them away are a diverse group of people from straight bikers to members of a gay friendly church
    so we have to keep them wbc that is in the public eye

  38. Confused….. I wasn’t aware that the Queen smoked…

  39. I wish someone would set fire to the WBC.

  40. TeenageWhore 22 Jul 2013, 6:22pm

    haha! i want a t-shirt with that pic of queeny on it.
    “god save the queen, the faggot regime”

  41. I wish people would stop referring to WBC as a church. It’s nothing of the kind. It seems only to be a private club for a small group of people with an obscure psychological disorder.

  42. Robert White 22 Jul 2013, 11:08pm

    Please stop covering WBC nonsense. They deserve shunning and nothing more.

    If they got no attention they’d get no attention. We have crazier and stupider people here doing just as much rubbish. So why feed the attention whores?

  43. If America was still rulled by us then 5th battalion of the Coldstream guards would be decending on that point

  44. This is a tiny family run Church/business that seeks notoriety. It has no hope of expanding its influence, if it ever had any. Even other deranged (religious) groups avoid them. Please do the same it only encourages their bizarre behavior.

  45. I can’t believe they get tax benefits. What is wrong with the nation I live in? Surely, even if the right-wing religious nuts agree with them on the homophobic views, surely some other things they have said and done should have been enough to justify legal action.

  46. In the US, we deeply hate these people. They are scam artists who say provocative things with the hope that they can sue anyone who decides to ‘impinge upon their free speech rights’. It’s all about the money.

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