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    Michelle Shocked Told An Audience In San Francisco That "God Hates Fags"

    The singer, who was at one point a lesbian, has a history of homophobic statements.

    Folk singer Michelle Shocked stunned an audience in San Francisco last night by going off on a homophobic rant.

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    According to fans who attended her gig at Yoshi's, she launched into a tirade against gays – ending with her telling people ”You can go on Twitter and say ‘Michelle Shocked says God hates fags’” - in her second set.

    That was fuck-ing cra-zy! I was tweeting Michelle Shocked's set onstage (for her). All cool. 2nd set, she got up went full hate speech.

    That was fuck-ing cra-zy! I was tweeting Michelle Shocked's set onstage (for her). All cool. 2nd set, she got up went full hate speech.-- Matt Penfield

    Eerie foreshadowing at Michelle Shocked show--before the show she talked about how "people seem like your friends then they turn on you"

    Eerie foreshadowing at Michelle Shocked show--before the show she talked about how "people seem like your friends then they turn on you"-- Matt Penfield

    @TheGuapo Was her rant sincere? Was there no hint of irony whatsoever?

    @TheGuapo Was her rant sincere? Was there no hint of irony whatsoever?-- James Hinckley

    @JamesHinckley2 Totally sincere. Super anti-gay and hateful.

    @JamesHinckley2 Totally sincere. Super anti-gay and hateful.-- Matt Penfield

    @Murray_Burns @colecoonce @MShocked she said gay marriage would cause the end of the world. She stood on stage and shouted "god hates fags"

    @Murray_Burns @colecoonce @MShocked she said gay marriage would cause the end of the world. She stood on stage and shouted "god hates fags"-- anile

    @dolface wow, she's a total bigot and said so on stage. It was unreal. We had to leave. I am so disappointed.

    @dolface wow, she's a total bigot and said so on stage. It was unreal. We had to leave. I am so disappointed.-- Lisa Hubbert

    Since the news broke, fans have retaliated by vandalizing the singer's Wikipedia page.

    This behavior shouldn't come as a huge surprise. Shocked has said some very bigoted things about gays in the past.

    In this interview from 2008, she addresses her past as a lesbian, and how she reconciles that with her beliefs as a born again Christian.

    Here's a choice bit from another interview from 2008.

    This one is from the Dallas Observer.

    Via Queerty