The Westboro Baptist Church vs. The San Diego Comic-Con

by Chris Conaton

23 July 2010

What happens when a notoriously hateful religious group takes their act to Comic-Con? Dozens of clever counter-protest signs from the Comic-Con crowd.

Fred Phelps’ notorious Westboro Baptist Church, the folks who bring their hateful signs and protests to events like military funerals, decided that they were going to take their act to Comic-Con this year. The result: exactly four Westboro protesters showed up while hundreds of Comic-Con attendees bearing dozens of hilarious signs showed up in counter-protest. See all the pics at Comics Alliance.

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