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Westboro Baptist Church uses Pokemon Go for hate speech

Jigglypuff is being used by the Westboro Baptist Church to preach anti-gay vitriol.

The Westboro Baptist Church is now using the hugely popular app-based game Pokemon Go to endorse their organization.

One proud player created a trainer called “Pinknose” who caught a Jigglypuff and named him “Loveislove.” Noticing the Westboro Church was the location of a gym, he quickly claimed it in the name of Pride.

Obama signs "Honoring America’s Veterans" act, which impacts anti-gay Westboro church

The law also bans protesting within 300 feet of military funerals, and prohibits protests within two hours before or after a service — a clause that has direct implications for the Westboro Baptist Church, the Kansas-based anti-gay fringe church which the Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League both labeled a hate group.

Foo Fighters Sing About Tolerance Before Westboro Protesters

The Foo Fighters warmed up for a concert in Kansas City, Missouri last Friday by performing on a rolling rig before a group of Westboro Baptist Church picketers, who at first seemed unaware of the band was making fun of them, reports Huffington Post.