You'll Never Guess What A Member Of This Anti-Gay Group Is Doing For Gay Rights Now

Lauren Drain spent years with the hate group known as the Westboro Baptist Church, you know, those jerks who like to picket soldiers' funerals and tell gay people how much God hates them. She's come a long way since being excommunicated — in fact, she recently posed for the NOH8 campaign for marriage equality, saying, "Today I now try and lead by example, with love, compassion, and an open mind." Goodbye WBC, hello LGBTQ*! Welcome to the right side of history, Lauren. 

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Researchers at the University of Houston have developed a filtration system that can instantly neutralize and kill 99.8% of the coronavirus after a single pass through.

"It's basically a high-performance COVID-19 killer," Dr. Garrett Peel of Medistar, who helped craft the design, said according to Fox News.

The filter looks to be an important tool in fighting a virus that can remain in the air for hours and, in turn, spread more readily than viruses like the common flu. Harvard Health says that aerosolized coronavirus can remain in the air for up to three hours.

People who are asymptomatic can easily spread it to multiple people when they talk, breathe, cough, or sneeze.

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