News: Westboro Baptist Fails At Picketing Leonard Nimoy’s Funeral

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From Jezebel - Westboro Baptist Wanted to Picket Nimoy's Funeral, But Couldn't Find ItEvery now and then we at NLQ get to see some righteous karma play out. The very fact that WBC could not find out where Nimoy's funeral was and stink up the joint with their disrespectful signs is some sort of divine justice.From Jezebel:It's not quite poetic justice, but we'll take it: the Westboro Baptist Church, a group of litigious trolls with the barest ties to Jesus, were unable to picket Leonard Nimoy's funeral because they don't know where it is. The WBC announced their plans to picket the funeral of the beloved actor earlier this week, as is their wont.This is what the family, … [Read more...]

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Five Degrees of Separation: Westboro Baptist Edition

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Can you link the Westboro Baptist Church to RuPaul's Drag Race in five steps? … [Read more...]

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Quoting Quiverfull: Fred Phelps Sr. of Westboro Baptist Dead

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According to the website Towleroad the former head of Westboro Baptist Church Fred Phelps Sr. has passed on Wednesday evening. Earlier in the week the media had been reporting that Mr. Phelps was was expected to die at any moment.Our sincerest condolences to his son Nathan Phelps, long-time NLQ friend. Losing a parent, even an estranged parent, is emotionally painful. Please be kind to yourself and remember the good memories of your father. … [Read more...]

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Saturday News Links: September 7, 2013

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 Talking about the other half of the Miley Cyrus VMA performance, Robin Thicke and his rape culture performance and song - http://ericclapp.org/2013/08/28/how-to-talk-with-your-sons-about-robin-thicke/ Sex is only about reproduction and churning out lots of good lil' Christian cultural warriors you say? - http://www.liberalamerica.org/2013/08/31/tea-party-leader-says-sex-is-not-about-fun/ … [Read more...]

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Laughter is Good Medicine: Tracts & Flyers

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Just a tract and a flyer that make me laugh by their mistakes and assumptions. Did you know, for example, that atheists are cranky all the time? How about misspelling the word "Illiterate" while accusing the country of being illiterate?   More at Buzzfeed Comments open below … [Read more...]

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Saturday News Links – July 6, 2013

  Pat Robertson says something insulting and anti-woman again. This time involving the Marines - http://www.christianpost.com/news/pat-robertson-says-marine-training-was-easy-for-him-but-im-not-a-lady-98321/#QRffoyZtCWPbkm56.99 … [Read more...]

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Quoting Quiverfull: Who is to Blame For Tornadoes?

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Today is a random list of various ministries and others laying the blame for the recent Oklahoma tornadoes to all sorts of things.Pat Robertson of "The 700 Club" … [Read more...]

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How Male Dominated Religion Bleeds Women

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by Cindy FosterMy husband, Paul, and I were enjoying some Mexican food at a restaurant near where we were staying in Houston last night.Sitting at a table in very close proximity to ours was a Muslim family.  We see a lot of Muslim families these days, but more so … [Read more...]

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Love

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by SamanthaAfter my family left our fundamentalist cult, and my life turned upside down –many of the things I’d been told were “true” started unraveling. I started seeing patches of my life, of the way I had been taught to think, were hideously wrong … [Read more...]

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A Look At Westboro Baptist From A Native Topekan

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Jezebel.com posted an article about former Westboro Baptist member Lauren Drain posing for a NoH8 photography taken by Adam Houska. What was more interesting than Drain's story of life in a cult was one of the comments listed below the article, telling of what living in Topeka, … [Read more...]

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