Westboro Baptist Church Protests at Clayton High School
Westboro Baptist Church plans to protest at two local high schools today. Patch local editors are on the scene. Nate Birt is live in Clayton and Joe Barker is live in St. Peters. Patch will provide real-time updates throughout the morning. Stay tuned!
- "Pure positive energy" in the St. Louis area today, according to local tweets, thanks to the counter-protesters who outnumbered the Westboro people and sent them on their way in record time in Clayton.
- — Robbie Barnhart (@CaptainBobbie)Mon, Feb 06 2012 06:43:29Numbers don't outweigh the haters. It's the pure positive energy that does. Westboro Baptist Church has been defeated in #STL.
- Even as the protest in Clayton breaks up and ends, the Tweets and chatter continue.
- — James (@pummelopeel)Mon, Feb 06 2012 06:40:46RT @PummeloWizard: Obama says Jesus supports higher taxes. Westboro says Jesus hates fags. A WA pastor says Jesus hates Starbucks. I smell lightning bolts.
- — Sojourner The Truth (@StaceyAdamz)Mon, Feb 06 2012 06:27:44Today, I am a Clayton Greyhound...my thoughts are with those kids today as they show Westboro Baptist Church that love ALWAYS conquers hate.
- — Jennifer McCoy (@jenniferemccoy)Mon, Feb 06 2012 06:28:05Wookies heart Everyone! Best sign at Clayton High School this morning countering Westboro Baptist Church protesters.
- — Breaking STL News (@breakingstlnews)Mon, Feb 06 2012 06:28:03Counter-protesters out number Westboro protesters: A church known for protesting military funerals was expected to... http://dlvr.it/19SCFl l
- — Ashley Bacher (@ashleybacher)Mon, Feb 06 2012 06:17:50
- — Shelley Satke (@stlshelley)Mon, Feb 06 2012 06:24:21
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