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sendero Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-20-06 09:36 PM
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7. I think you are right...
.... back in the late 70s a close friend was approached, along with his wife, by a scientologist. They did the test, and then dude says, you need $300 for the next step. My friend said "hey, I don't have that kind of money laying around" and the dude says "don't you have something you can hock?".

It was at this point that my friend realized this was a scam. He told the dude "no thanks".
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  -SP Scientology Episode: I figured out the real reason... jmowreader  Mar-20-06 09:24 PM   #0 
  - The whole section with Xinu is true Scientology stuff too.  Beelzebud   Mar-20-06 09:26 PM   #1 
  - a good source for information on Scientology  flyingfysh   Mar-20-06 09:29 PM   #2 
  - So I'm guilty of cannibalism????? ahhhhhhh!!!  Javaman   Mar-20-06 09:31 PM   #4 
  - I thought ex-members were called "clams"  Canuckistanian   Mar-20-06 09:38 PM   #8 
  - you missed the best part  pitohui   Mar-20-06 09:30 PM   #3 
  - another blog ran into trouble over this stuff  flyingfysh   Mar-20-06 09:32 PM   #5 
  - I got the scientology questionnaire twice.  IMModerate   Mar-20-06 09:32 PM   #6 
  - more likely you're not suggestible/gullible.  unblock   Mar-20-06 09:54 PM   #10 
  - I think you are right...  sendero   Mar-20-06 09:36 PM   #7 
  - scientology  spag68   Mar-20-06 09:45 PM   #9 
  - And he created it as part of a WAGER with John W. Campbell Jr.  eppur_se_muova   Mar-20-06 10:54 PM   #12 
  - Any religion that demands money is full of shit.  walldude   Mar-20-06 10:01 PM   #11 
  - Truthfully... since that episode - every time I pass a "Stress Test" booth  FLDem5   Mar-20-06 11:00 PM   #13 

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