Members of the fringe anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church were on hand, flanked by their characteristic offensive, homophobic signs.
Two gay couples did their best to overshadow the congregation's hateful messages:
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Caption via Getty: WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 27: Two same sex couples kiss in front of Westboro Baptist Church protesters, at the U.S. Supreme Court, on March 27, 2013 in Washington, DC. Today the high court is scheduled to hear arguments on whether Congress can withhold federal benefits from legally wed gay couples by defining marriage as only between a man and a woman.