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Old 03-24-2011, 05:55 AM
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Originally Posted by rearnakedchoke View Post
tough subject ... you are bound to offend someone ... i know the point of the thread isn't to offend, so here goes ... what do you consider a cult? obviously it's a group of people who have the same beliefs ... in some lights, LDS and JW are considered cults, but i am sure they would ... to me, something like the branch davidians were a typical cult ... mind control, a "doomsday" factor and a bizarre factor ... i am sure to athiests, all religions seem like a cult ... i also think scientolgists are a cult ... and with celeb power they are growing .. kinda scary actually ...
I saw a program a few years ago about Scientology, but it was showing the non-celeb side, just plain folks who had been in it and what they experienced and it wasn't anything like what/how you hear some of the celeb scientologists rave about it. I have a feeling all their celeb status, power and money gets them the hearts and flowers serenity version/treatment.
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