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J.K. Rowling Reveals Awesome Reason For Challenging Westboro Church’s Hate Speech

Ireland became the first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage through a popular vote last week, prompting emotional celebrations, outpourings of support and, yes, a little bit of hate.

The Westboro Baptist Church already stumbled over an attempted diss of the Irish referendum, mistakenly chastising the Ivory Coast instead. But when they tried to take on J.K. Rowling, the “Harry Potter” author had nothing but ire for the hate-mongers.

Read more about the amazing meme Rowling tweeted that sparked the Twitter exchange here.