Last week an Australian comedian and TV host suggested that he would send members of the Westboro Baptist Church to Iraq so they can organize a protest over ISIS’ killing of Christians. They accepted the offer.
According to an article in The Advocate, the whole thing started when Adam Hills learned that the controversial church, that of the
idiotic “God Hates F-gs” protests, was going to picket Robin Williams’ funeral.
Hills then suggested that if they really cared about the world, that they go confront ISIS who is butchering those that refuse to convert to their brand of Islam. After several websites picked up the story, Westboro responded via Twitter:
Westboro also responded that they’ve protested against Muslims before:
This could be a total shot in the dark guess, but we think that Westboro’s reception in Iraq would not be mere counter-protests and shout-fests, like they’ve experienced here in the First Amendment-protecting U.S.A…