Last Wednesday, an open letter to Westboro Baptist Church appeared on Anon News, a site used by the hacktivist collective, Anonymous. On Saturday, WBC shot back with its own open letter to Anonymous (above), and a bonus tweet from Megan Phelps Roper – granddaughter of WBC founder, Fred Phelps:
Today, things are less clear, with Anonymous claiming selective amnesia and even suggesting that WBC hackers planted last Wednesday’s opening salvo on Anon News themselves. Haters hacking hackers? Trolls trolling trolls? At this point, anyone’s guess is as good as anyone else’s.