Vince Gill Confronts Westboro Protesters
Tells them they're lucky they don't have a sign referring to his wife
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Sep 11, 2013 9:33 AM CDT
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(Newser) – The Westboro Baptist Church decided to picket a Vince Gill concert in Kansas City, Missouri, Sunday—and ended up meeting Gill himself, the Tennessean reports. "I just came to see what hate looked like," Gill says in a video posted on YouTube. Asked by one of the demonstrators, "Don't you know that divorce plus remarriage equals adultery?" (a reference to Gill divorcing his first wife and marrying Amy Grant), Gill responded, "Don’t you know that you f---ers are lucky that you don’t have a sign that says something about my wife?" Another of his pretty awesome zingers: "Are any of you guys Phelpses? Or are you guys, like, the C-team?"

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SuperLemonTony
Sep 12, 2013 4:28 PM CDT
Wow the year's haven't been kind to Mr Gill. He was outta breath just walking and talking.
Winston_Smith
Sep 11, 2013 8:24 PM CDT
Don't feed the trolls, Vince.
conservet
Sep 11, 2013 7:25 PM CDT
I like Vince Gill's music. Don't know about his spirituality but his confronting the group with vulgarity shows lack of class.