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‘The Unbreakable Miss Lovely’ goes on the road — and so does Paulette Cooper!


We drove all over the world Saturday and back, and only have energy to post some cool pictures for y’all today. Like this great one of ‘The Unbreakable Miss Lovely’ in front of Scientology’s Los Angeles headquarters, variously known as PAC Base, “Big Blue,” and “we want Berendo Street back.”



The book also showed up in London (which is where our publisher is, by the way)…


…and in Bath, at the Parade Gardens. What a lovely spot.


The shot heard ’round the world! SarahDB at the Old North Bridge in Concord, Massachusetts where the American Revolutionary War began. We are verklempt.


Theda Bara keeps it on the down-low.


Watch out, King, there’s a new queen in town.


Richard brings some entheta to the Padova org in Italy.


And yesterday, Paulette Cooper and your proprietor enjoyed a lovely meal of Indian cuisine before making our way to a reading for the Santa Barbara Humanist Society. It was so great to meet numerous Bunkerites who were there. Paulette did a head count and told us about 100 people were in attendance, packing a small venue. It was our first attempt at a presentation as a duo, and we did fine but this dry run allowed us to figure out some preliminary things.

Sunday should be a very interesting day, with an 11 am appearance at the Steve Allen Theater on Hollywood Boulevard, just a couple of blocks from Big Blue, where a 1977 FBI raid found documents laying out the elaborate surveillance and harassment schemes aimed at Paulette.

We hope to see many of you there, and at our afternoon appearance in Costa Mesa. More details below!




We didn’t get a chance to include photos in our book, The Unbreakable Miss Lovely, so we’re posting them at the Underground Bunker. We’ve created a dedicated page for them, and we hope you go through them all, then come back here and tell us your thoughts!

Copies of the paperback version of ‘The Unbreakable Miss Lovely’ are on sale at Amazon. The Kindle edition is also available, and shipping instantly. Isn’t technology cool.

Our appearances…

May 17: Center for Inquiry-West, Los Angeles, 4773 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, 11 am (with Paulette Cooper)
May 17: CFI Orange County (Costa Mesa), 4:30 pm (with Paulette Cooper) Check out this story about us from OC Weekly about this event.

May 20, San Diego: Kennedy Community Center, El Cajon, 7 pm, sponsored by the San Diego Association for Rational Inquiry (with Paulette Cooper) Hey, San Diego readers, help us get the word out on this late addition to our tour!

May 22: San Francisco (with Jamie DeWolf and Paulette Cooper) THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Aye, Chihuahua.

June 11: New York City (with Paulette Cooper) We’re keeping the venue on the down-low at this point. If you’re interested in coming to this unique event — Paulette in New York talking about Scientology where her story began — drop us a line so we get an idea how many are coming.

June 20: Chicago, The Annoyance Theater, 5pm (with Christian Stolte) This event is free, but reserve your tickets now!

June 22 and 23: Toronto (with Paulette Cooper)

June 27/28: Florida (with Paulette Cooper)

July 12: Washington DC, Center for Inquiry


Posted by Tony Ortega on May 17, 2015 at 07:00

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