WESTBORO “GOD HATES FAGS” CHURCH FOUNDER FRED PHELPS DIES AT 84

Fred Waldron Phelps, Sr — the founding pastor of Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) — in independent Kansas church known for anti-gay protests at public events, including military funerals — has died at age 84, according to a statement from the WBC. Phelps died from natural causes at 11:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, said church spokesman…