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Comic-Con nerds protest Westboro Baptist Church: “God Hates Sentries”

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Yesterday, members of the Westboro Baptist Church arrived in San Diego to protest the moist sin hothouse that is the annual comics, movies n’ fun times festival.

For those unfamiliar with Westboro, this is their preferred type of signage:

And in case you were wondering how a pack of good-natured Star Wars fans and Marvel nerds protest, it’s a little like this:

If Westboro came to any other liberal convention’s doorstep, it wouldn’t be unthinkable for every twenty-something in black frames to unload on them like a pack of wolves. But these specific Comic Conners had the good taste and sense of humor to respond with some light-hearted prodding and "Odin is God" signs.

Via ComicsAlliance