Assemblyman Lunges at Shirley Phelps
BY Advocate.com Editors
October 12 2010 2:15 PM ET
New York state assemblyman Dov Hikind charged through
a barrier surrounding Westboro Baptist Church's Shirley Phelps-Roper
during a Monday protest in Brooklyn and shouted, "You're a whore!"
"It was an emotional moment," Hikind said after the altercation, according to the New York Daily News. "I just wanted to take that sign from her. They're a despicable group."
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