The only thing I can say about C.Barney with any confidence after going through his documentation is that he was darn effective. He seems to have ran a tight ship, produced results and outperformed most people in scientology who were doing the same things he was.
Hubbard did that? Wow since when?!
Are we still talking about the same guy who believed that everyone living in the MEST universe is living in one big matrix? The same guy who thought body thetans are real?
CBS clearly didn't do their homework.
Also, while I do not consider Rand a hero, she did...
Yay another dude who can follow two polar opposite philosophies at the same time. Let me guess, he's also a progressive mormon? :D
That guy is either a moron, or his conceit and ability to self-delude knows no bounds. I suspect the latter, given how much money he was able to earn.
You explained how the John Galt idea runs against Villa's professed Christianity and that's "not what Jesus said".
Well, as the Sea Org gator, I feel it is now my duty to explain how the John Galt ideal runs against what Hubbard said and what the SO in specific stands for. I'm gonna use...
Christianity is full of bleeding heart radical leftists who think Jesus was a communist and that liberation theology never died.
Christianity is also full of dyed in the wool - "earn tons of cash or die" - rabid libertarians whose goal in life is to die with the largest possible sum on their...