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Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Phelps Makes Irish News

If ever a man protested too much, it's Fred Phelps. Kansas' loveable Reverend has made the Irish news, you know. And it's not for disliking Irish poets. Or Sweden. Now I have to explain this when I go home.
Five people face criminal charges after a weekend confrontation with members of a Kansas church group that pickets military funerals because it believes US casualties in Iraq are a sign of God’s punishment for America’s tolerance of homosexuality
And just for Fred, check out:
    • Beautiful Day Mr Beckett
    • Understanding God Took Quickly in Topeka
    • The Commitments: Magical Movie Music


At 6:36 AM, Greg said...

Speaking as a military historian, I'm pretty sure the Reverend Phelps is on shaky ground with this one.


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