Westboro Baptist Church has upset a few people for claiming that Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday at 95, was in hell…as they seem to do with everyone.
A blog called Bossip blares in a headline: “Racist Bigots At Westboro Baptist Church Plan To Fly To Africa To Protest Nelson Mandela’s Funeral!” … and points to an article from iAfrica.com:
The Westboro Baptist Church allegedly intends to picket Nelson Mandela’s funeral.
The controversial organisation, which has picketed funerals of US soldiers and other prominent people, tweeted that it will be travelling to South Africa to protest at the struggle icon’s funeral.
“THANK GOD for Nelson Mandela being dropped into hell! Westboro Baptist Church booking flight to South Africa (not banned) to picket funeral!” it tweeted.
“‘World leaders mourn the death of Nelson Mandela’ #Madiba ‘Woe unto you, when all men shall speak well of you!’ Jesus Christ at Luke 6:26,” it later posted.
However, other Twitter users have hit back at the organisation.
Read the article here: http://news.iafrica.com/worldnews/890192.html