When thousands of devastated fans tweeted such goodbyes as #RIPCoryMonteith and #InMemoryOfCoryMonteith after the young Glee star's fatal heroin-and-alcohol OD on Saturday, a new trending hashtag spread among the "Gleek" twitter community: #GleeksAreStrongerThanWBC.
The always-unwelcome Westboro Baptist Church has brought a virulent new level of hate to bear on Monteith's tragic, premature death, announcing plans to picket his funeral. The date and location of the memorial have yet to be announced. But the gays-hating -- and friends-of-gays-hating -- WBC continues to make clear that it plans to be in ugly attendance.
"Westboro Baptist Church is GLEE-ful over God's righteous judgment to end @CoryMonteith's life!" a twitter account claimed by the church tweeted. "Funeral picket soon!" More »