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Fox Guest Compares Atheist Activists to Westboro Baptist Church

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This year's War on Easter coverage on Fox News came to a head this morning when Fox & Friends contributor Ainsley Earnhardt pitted an atheist and a Christian against each other for a heated debate over the Freedom From Religion Foundation's right to post "anti-Easter" signs alongside the giant cross and resurrected Jesus monuments in Chicago's Daley Plaza. "Has Easter evolved into an occasion to demean religious beliefs and Christianity?" Earnhardt asked at the top of the segment. And what are those "anti-Easter" images? Quotes from America's Founding Fathers, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, reading "In reason, we trust" and "Keep state and religion separate," respectively. Here's what they look like in context: