Sunday, April 03, 2011
Yes, There Is Something Creepier Than Fred Phelps' Grandaughters....
...And it turns out to be a convert to the Westboro Baptist Church. Yes, shokcingly people convert to that particular hate cult.
Louis Theroux's Most Hated Family in America was a startling look behind the public face of the WBC. Upon returning to revisit the Phelps family, Theroux was confronted as a "sewer of inequity" by a former filmmaker turned hate cult member.
The amiability with which the former filmmaker compares Theroux to Pontius Pilate would almost be shocking if it wasn't just so damned creepy.