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    WBC Coming

    Westboro Baptist Church is coming to a community near here to protest the funeral of SSgt Jason Rogers, a Marine KIA in Afghanistan.

    Link: Controversial church to protest at Marine's funeral - WLBT 3 - Jackson, MS:

    It's not looking good for them. This community is VERY conservative and patriotic. Facebook is blowing up with people denouncing them and planning to go block them.

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    This is how the community turned out for his coming home.

    Link: Hundreds line route as fallen Marine comes home - WLBT 3 - Jackson, MS:
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    Somebody has GOT to step on those douche bags.


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    Somebody please tell me when one of the members of this church dies. Unless it's a child I'm going to show up at the funeral with my "GOD hates assholes" sign and chat "one down plenty more to go."
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    Hopefully, member of the Patriots Guard will block those assholes from being there.
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    WBC was a no-show. There were thousands of supporters for the fallen marine though, including approx 1000 Patriot Guard and other motorcycles.

    Rumor was that WBC members were arrested for trespassing but I have not heard that a reliable source for that.
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    Why can't they be the kind of church who tries to hitch a ride on the next comet out of town?
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    YouTube - Fallen USMC Staff Sgt. Jason Rogers returns home to Brandon MS.
    Here's the video of the police dash cam recording the body being returned home. Warning: have a tissue ready. Makes me proud of America and thankful for those that stand watch for us all over the world!
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    RIP S/SGT Rogers. And what an awesome turn-out by the community to honor him.

    I don't see that kind of stuff in CT.
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