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Brad Paisley Mocks Westboro Baptist Church Protesters

June 3, 2014 (9:51 am) GMT
The American singer-songwriter takes a selfie in front of the protesters outside his Kansas show.
Brad Paisley Mocks Westboro Baptist Church Protesters

Sunday, June 1, country singer, , used his free time to take a selfie in front of his haters before his concert in Kansas began later in the evening. The picture was captioned with, "Westboro Baptist Selfie!! Or west-Burro(a**) selfie. Hopefully they can hear the show out here. We'll play loud." His haters, Westboro Baptist protesters, were picketing his show and bringing some signs which read, "God Hates Drunks," "God Controls All" and "Sin Breeds Violence".

The protesters protested against one of Paisley's most beloved hits "Alcohol". Not only Paisley, but also other popular singers like , , , , and were targeted by Westboro Baptist for years. They have often camped outside many concerts as they spread their intolerance message against many singers.

Last March, Westboro Baptist picketed 's concert in Kansas City, Missouri. According to them, Lorde is "teaching young people how to be indolent rebels." Back in September, confronted the protester outside his concert in Kansas City for protesting him about his marital status. "You're lucky you don't have a sign that says something about my wife," Vince, the husband of , told them in anger. "You know what else [Jesus Christ] said? He said a lot about forgiveness, about grace. You guys don't have any of that."

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