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Westboro Responds To “Lemonade For Peace,” Calls 5-Year-Old Girl A “Fag Enabler”

lemforpeace-360x360The Westboro Baptist Church has responded to the adorable five-year-old girl that raised thousands of dollars at a lemonade stand across the street from their Topeka, Kansas outpost this weekend. Unfortunately, WBC opted for a tall glass of haterade over her lemonade, and labeled her a “fag enabler” in gigantic letters on their marquee.

After learning of the WBC’s hateful anti-gay message, Jayden Sink set up shop at the Equality House across the street. The house, purchased and painted as a giant rainbow by anti-poverty group Planting Peace, stands in colorful opposition to the church.

With little more than a bright sign and a folding table, Sink sold “pink lemonade for peace” for $1 each, and raised over $400 before the end of the day despite being verbally harassed by WBC all afternoon.

On Monday, the church updated their marquee to read: “FAGS & ENABLERS ALL BURN IN HELL LEMONADE WON’T COOL ANY TONGUES.”

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Planting Peace Director of Operations, Davis Hammet, told HuffPo he’s not surprised by the message. According to him, that same marquee bore a message thanking God for killing children in the Oklahoma tornado just weeks ago.

“We don’t hate the Westboro Baptist members, we pity them,” he said. “We see their hateful signs every day and they remind us how important it is to take a stand for equality and justice. The nasty things they say come from a very dark place. We truly pity them and are thrilled that many members are finding their way out of this hate group.”

Since the weekend, Jayden Sink’s message has gone viral and raised over $16,000 for Planting Peace.

By:           Matthew Tharrett
On:           Jun 18, 2013
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  • 9 Comments
    • Red Meat
      Red Meat

      There is something humorous about calling that girl a “fag enabler” and seeing her picture, good one WBC

      Jun 18, 2013 at 5:53 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Whup-Ass Master
      Whup-Ass Master

      This is a story about how a 5-year-old pwns hateful dogmatic bullshit. It’s epic.

      Jun 18, 2013 at 6:23 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • queerty1958
      queerty1958

      I love being Fag Enabled!
      More power to the good little girl!

      Jun 18, 2013 at 9:20 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • vjs
      vjs

      When will the National Baptist Convention of America take a stand against these hate mongers and stop enabling this behavior.

      Jun 18, 2013 at 10:03 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • MickeyP.
      MickeyP.

      Truly a bunch of dumb-fuck ass hats! This little girl has more heart and brains than all of them COMBINED!

      Jun 18, 2013 at 11:10 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Harley
      Harley

      Where are these bigots collecting their funds. I can’t imagine any of this clan holding down steady jobs. I would love to counter protest them with signd saying “GOD HATES PEOPLE WHO WEAR POLY-COTTON BLENDS” or “GOD HATES PEOPLE WHO EAT PULLED PORK SANDWICHES.” Just as ridiculous.

      Jun 19, 2013 at 5:50 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Dionte
      Dionte

      No lie, those Demons scare me.

      Jun 19, 2013 at 10:24 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Polaro
      Polaro

      God or karma, or whatever it is that gets even with evil people needs to hurry up with these Westboro Baptists.

      Jun 19, 2013 at 10:56 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • dogoth
      dogoth

      Everyone knows how much the WBC love publicity but this has blown up in their faces:-))))

      Feb 21, 2014 at 8:50 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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