Blogging from the Highlands of Scotland 'From fanaticism to barbarism is only one step' - Diderot
Saturday, 19 May 2007
A message of peace and love ... not!
Those crazy loons at the Westboro Baptist Church (i.e. the notorious Phelps clan) have just produced a recording corrupting one of the sweetest (sickly sweet, really) songs of the last few decades into a message of hate and bile. Even the late Jerry Falwell is far too 'liberal' for these people. It's so awful it makes you want to laugh - it is extraordinary how some people use the freedoms they enjoy to indulge in this sort of baleful nonsense - but that's what 'freedom' sometimes entails; who said everyone will always act sensibly? I give you the Westboro Baptist Church (*) at a communal 'singalong' - enjoy! it gave me a laugh, anyway - luckily I don't live in Topeka: