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  1. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    Many hippies were college students (late 1960s and early 1970s). A nearby franchise mission would send staff Div6 disseminators onto campus to get students to attend the Intro Lecture. After the Intro Lecture, a Div6 registrar would get them to start with the Comm Course. When they are on the...
  2. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    Then, most likely, the Div6 reg would talk to that person in a conversation that gently questioned the honesty of their answers on that test (and the reg is trying to find a "ruin" for that person to handle with Scientology). IMO, that's the way it would usually be done at a franchise mission.
  3. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    @PirateAndBum I suggest that the comments on this thread about Social Security be moved to another topic thread "Social Security". :)
  4. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    When you are old enough are you going to apply for monthly Social Security income?
  5. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    Also, for @guanoloco Here is an informative book on that topic. I like it. (I have the 2012 edition and I will buy an update soon.)
  6. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    Yes. Social Security is not the same as, say, investing in an S&P 500 Index account for many years. Your Social Security payments go to other people while you are still employed. If you were investing in an S&P 500 Index account for many years those payments go to no one else. Social Security...
  7. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    When you get old enough are you going to retire and apply for monthly Social Security payments? Just curious. :)
  8. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    HaHa! Each day at the end of the ASHO Briefing Course class time the entire class would standup and clap while looking at a huge picture of LRH on the wall.
  9. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    Just a little detail on this particular item: From my memory in reading from a long time ago, he smoked 4 packs per day of unfiltered Kool cigarettes. Anyway, carry on... :)
  10. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    I am guessing that Hubbard picked that number from a range reported in some old psychiatric studies about Antisocial Personality Disorder in males. Then, as usual, Hubbard abused it in his application of this item within his cult of Scientology.
  11. programmer_guy

    TOP SUPER-STUPID MOMENTS IN SCIENTOLOGY (PART V)

    My 2 cents opinion: Learning how to answer is not the same as increased IQ. This is one big reason why the contents of the test needs to be different each time one does an IQ test. And the IQ test should be more about pattern recognition/prediction and not vocabulary. Each IQ test should be...
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