Life is But A Dream

Or: Enter the Matrix… Hubbard’s crazy, confusing, conflicting teachings meant one thing, then another as he desperately attempted to create a religion. Take his explanation of life, which is intricately bound to his teachings concerning the Thetan. Hubbard wanted very much for his religion/science of the mind to be the Bionic Man version; better, faster, […]

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Night Musings

1:28 in the morning and I am awake. My brain is working overtime. Inside my head it sounds like someone left both the TV and radio on. Is this part of my anxiety? Is this what insomnia sounds like? Someone is snoring so that’s not helping, either, lol. I went outside for a few minutes, […]

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Religious Freedom, Here We Go Again

“What makes it alright for you to deny another’s right to Freedom of Religion?” —@ExposeNetwork, Twitter, June 3rd, 2019 This tweet, thrown out into the ether by @ExposeNetwork with no direction or reason, says a lot about those who own the account. As usual they just don’t get it. The answer in short is “nothing”. […]

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Religious Confusion

“Although there is no policy or Scriptural mandate expressly requiring Scientologists to renounce other religious beliefs or membership in other churches, as a practical matter Scientologists are expected to and do become fully devoted to Scientology to the exclusion of other faiths. As Scientologists, they are required to look only to Scientology Scriptures for the […]

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There is No Point in Yesterday

Or: We Do Not Believe in Reincarnation or Past Lives. Maybe. Scientology is filled with strange, conflicting and confusing beliefs. Claiming a belief in a Supreme Being while at the same time calling their Thetan “Creator of life, itself” then hedging by saying you can believe in God if you want to. Or not. It […]

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Why Not Give Gangs Tax Exemption, Too?

“Churches and religious organizations, like many other charitable organizations, qualify for exemption from federal income tax under IRC Section 501(c)(3) and are generally eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions. To qualify for tax-exempt status, the organization must meet the following requirements (covered in greater detail throughout this publication): the organization must be organized and operated exclusively […]

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