The Westboro “Baptist Church” is planning on protesting another funeral. What makes this different than the dozens of other funerals they picket? This one is not of a fallen soldier, but of Steve Jobs.
And here’s the kicker from NBC News:
“Westboro Baptist Church, the Kansas-based congregation infamous for picketing the burials of slain soldiers, said it will demonstrate at Apple founder Steve Jobs’ funeral – and made the announcement using an iPhone. Margie Phelps, daughter of pastor Fred Phelps, tweeted that the church will attend Jobs’ so far unannounced funeral. Apparently unaware of the irony, Phelps used an iPhone to issue the Twitter message, reported Web pro News.”
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