Seriously, these people are the scum of the earth. What is wrong with them? As humans, how does that not make them feel like the worst people on earth?Gilmer is referring to the actions of Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kansas, which has made its name protesting the funerals of people who died of AIDS, gay people, soldiers and even Coretta Scott King.
But when the church announced its intention to picket the funeral of a 9-year-old girl -- one of six people who died Saturday during the attempted assassination of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords -- Gilmer and others put their feet down.
I don't normally get worked up about things, but this news really pisses me off.