Check Out J.K. Rowling’s PERFECT Response To The Westboro Baptist Church!

J.K. Rowling shows the Westboro Baptist Church who's boss

We are just so thrilled that Ireland has become the first country to legalize gay marriage!

But, we aren’t the only ones celebrating!

J.K. Rowling took to Twitter on Saturday to share her excitement about the groundbreaking vote:

Then, when a fan reached out to her about how Dumbledore — who the Harry Potter author has confirmed is gay — and other members of the wizarding world could be themselves in Ireland, J.K. decided to reference the highly rumored romance between the Hogwarts Headmaster and Gandalf from Lord of the Rings:

Sadly, there are people out there who aren’t supportive of Ireland’s decision, or gay marriage in general.

*Cough, cough* Westboro Baptist Church *Cough, cough*

[ Related: J.K. Responds To Fan’s Comment About Dumbledore! ]

The WBC felt the need to butt in on this happy convo by threatening to shut down any happiness we could hope for these wonderful wizards:

Naturally, J.K. wasn’t going to let this fly.

All it took was less than 140 characters for the writer to put the bigots in their place:


Drop the mic, J.K.!

[Image via PNP/WENN.]

May 27, 2015 3:31pm PDT

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