"This Above All" explores Megan Phelps-Roper life in—and eventual break from—the Westboro Baptist Church.
Fred Phelps taught his kids to hate gay people.But sometimes, the apple falls far, far away from the tree.
From left: Michael Phelps, Jordan Spieth, Russell Wilson, Dwight Freeney, Michael Jordan and Fred Couples. (Jordan Spieth/Instagram) Every golfer, at some point, will have to answer the “What’s your dream foursome?” question. Jordan Spieth went on vacation and might have found your answer. Show More Summary
Comedian Sarah Silverman is in love with the “Handmaid’s Tale” and she has a lot of admiration for Megan Phelps-Roper, the granddaughter of hatemonger Fred Phelps, the founder of Westboro Baptist Church. Phelps maintained that the attacks on 9/11 happened because the United States...
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When Harry Potter fans think of Fred and George Weasley, comic relief may come to mind. Today on the 31st birthday of James and Oliver Phelps, the actors who played them in the films, we wanted to spread the word about how they’re using their brand of humor to help others in need. 2 of...read more!
James and Oliver Phelps, Fred and George Weasley, will be at Harry Potter: The Exhibition when it opens in The Netherlands next month. The exhibition, which has been touring since 2009, has been a hit in multiple cities around the world including Chicago, Boston, Toronto, Seattle, New York City, Sydney, Singapore, Tokyo, Paris, and Shanghai. It has already...read more!
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam Michael Fred Phelps - but, for what else could the 'F' stand? Read the full story on SwimSwam: Michael ‘F’ Phelps: His Middle Initial Can Mean So Many Things
Fans who have been watching Michael Phelps and his mother celebrating throughout the 2016 Rio Olympics have been asking the same question: Where is Michael’s dad, Fred Phelps? The most celebrated swimmer in Olympic history has also been one of the most public, often giving interviews about his upbringing and the role his mother played... Show More Summary
This past weekend, I had the pleasure of attending Dallas Comic Con. James and Oliver Phelps, or sometimes more well known as Fred and George Weasley, have attended Dallas Cons quite frequently in the past few years. Two years ago, I was actually fortunate enough to meet them. This year, however, I only got to see...read more!
Could even Donald Trump's views be too outlandish for the Westboro Baptist Church? Lee Ann Phelps, who is the daughter-in-law of Westboro founder Fred Phelps, expressed her distaste for the Republican presidential hopeful while protesting...Show More Summary
The stars of Harry Potter are speaking out in sadness about the death of their late co-star Alan Rickman. Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley), Jamie Campbell Bower (Gellert Grindelwald), James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley), Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom), Jason Isaacs (Lucius Malfoy), and Warwick Davis (Griphook) have all released statements. “As a young [...]
Harry Potter: The Exhibition, made its debut in China last Friday at the Super Brand Mall in Shanghai, China. James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley) attended the opening event, and welcomed the first guests to the exhibition, which opened to the public the next day. The exhibition measures 1,400 square meters, and comprises dramatic displays inspired...read more!
In The New Yorker's fascinating exploration of Megan Phelps-Roper's decision to leave the Westboro Baptist Church, the granddaughter of church founder Fred Phelps reveals that her disenchantment with her family's beliefs sprung from their reaction to the death of Brittany Murphy in 2009. As Phelps-Roper tells reporter Adrian Chen, she... More »
Remember the fun Satanic Temple that fought to put a statue of Baphomet on the grounds of the Oklahoma Capitol and held a "pink mass" at the grave of the mother of Wesboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps to turn her "gay in the afterlife?"...Show More Summary
Megan Phelps-Roper, a former member of the Westboro Baptists Church, says her infamous family developed their hateful views because of blind faith in the Bible. The small Kansas-based church, founded by the late Fred Phelps, gained international infamy for protesting at the funerals of soldiers...
Perhaps no one summarized today's historic decision more poignantly than our friend Nate Phelps, son of Westboro Baptist Church's late founder Fred Phelps, who left that place a long time ago:
The Rev. Fred Phelps and members of his Westboro Baptist Church have announced they will protest funerals of victims of Minnesota's 35W bridge collapse. As you probably guessed, they believe God destroyed the bridge to punish the "Land of 10,000 lakes" for tolerating gays.
Jerry Falwell was never harsh enough in his denunciation of homosexuality--who knew? Well, Fred Phelps and the nuts at Westboro Baptist Church knew, that's who. Last week, the hate-filled church announced it was going to skip...
The hateful Rev. Phelps is now disrupting the funerals of dead American soldiers in the name of God.