Posts tagged ‘Kansas’

February 21, 2011

Religious Extremists vs. Hacktivists

I just felt like posted this since I found this quite amusing. Both parties come out losers in this case, but I will admit that the Westboro Baptist Church protesters are in their own fucking universe. Its extremists like this that make me proud that I don’t have to live anywhere near that nonsense.

The online hacktivist collective Anonymous first came into being to protest the Church of Scientology in 2008. After rising to prominence with recent pro-Wikileaks attacks against Mastercard, Visa and Paypal, the group is returning to its church-bashing roots. Anonymous’ next target appears to be the hate-spewing Westboro Baptist Church. They may have met their match.

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