publication date: Tuesday, March 7, 2006 (part of Round XXVII)

category: Controversy

clue: This hatemonger isn't welcome in Lubbock.

explanation: Phelps was a traveling preacher best known for protesting funerals with an anti-homosexuality message. Site user Erik Bates once wrote on TC about counter-protests when Phelps visited his hometown of Lubbock in a discussion titled "Hatemongers." more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Denise Sawicki, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Erik Bates, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Lori Lancaster, Chris McKinnon, Michael Paul Cote, Josh Paddison, and Jeremiah Poisson

trivia: Scott didn't intend to give the goo such an obscure clue, but liked the way this early draft sounded and decided to keep it.

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