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Arizona vice mayor praises Fred Phelps on Facebook with link to satirical Onion obituary

An elected official in Arizona is walking back his praise for the late Rev. Fred Phelps in a Facebook post. Edward Farrell, vice mayor of Maricopa, posted a satirical obituary Monday morning of Phelps, who founded the virulently anti-LGBT Westboro Baptist Church, published by the fake news site The Onion,…