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Scientology’s antivaxx warrior Leigh Dundas unleashes another amazing Two Minutes Hate

Antivaxx, anti-mask, and anti-slowtalking OT Scientologist attorney Leigh Dundas put on another amazing performance for the Orange County Board of Supervisors this week, this time agitating against the county re-approving its local health emergency in response to the coronavirus crisis.

And this time, Dundas really provides us with a treat, raving about being kicked out of a supermarket for not wearing a mask.

Here’s what our tipster said about it: “She complains about being thrown out of Sprouts grocery store for not wearing a mask and being attacked by BLM/Antifa, who supposedly put her husband in a headlock. Note the guy in the audience behind her while she spins her tale of woe.”

Yes, the guy in the peanut gallery provides silent commentary in the best tradition of Green Shirt Guy. It’s really fun.



Leigh’s really something, and we have to think David Miscavige is going to want to bring her out for an Ideal Org opening or something.

And in other Covid-related Scientology madness, the orgs are celebrating their re-opening with videos welcoming back Scientologists who are no doubt chomping at the bit to get back to the cans.


In Los Angeles, Scientologist photographer Tim Sabatino threw a 50th birthday party for himself last week, and invited a lot of Scientologists, none of whom were wearing masks or social distancing. Lots of cheek kisses and hugs here.


And for some reason, that was Ken Davitian of “Borat” fame showing off his new platinum beard. Is Ken a Scientologist? We have no idea.



Also among the partygoers was Erik Rodriguez, the swag master who thought about running for Anaheim mayor for a few minutes.


Rodriguez is scheduled to appear at a Recall Newsom event scheduled for August 8 in Ventura. We’re sure it will be a hoot.


Meanwhile, in Chicago…




Source Code

“If we don’t know how to date accurately, we are soon going to have a case which isn’t producing any tone arm action. Well, there’s the importance of dating. The greatest importance of dating is accuracy. Now, this doesn’t mean accuracy down to the last microsecond. You can still do approximate dating. Of course, it makes my brains creek a little bit when somebody says 10.5 trillion trillion years to me. I can see this enormous span, don’t you see, of the life term of this planet, according to modern science, can be dropped into that date at random! Approximately 10.5 trillion trillion years ago. You could just drop this solar system’s whole history, you see, into that date several times and never miss it! Well, is it 10.51? 10.52? Oh, my God. Do you know what you’ve got there? The difference between 10.51 trillion trillion years ago, and 10.52 trillion trillion years ago? You go figure it out some time, and you see what I mean. That’s a lot of years. Vast panorama. And your brain will go ‘creak’ underneath this sort of thing.” — L. Ron Hubbard, July 17, 1963


Overheard in the FreeZone

“I think it is most unlikely that LRH would return despite the never-ending rumors. More likely he will have gone off to sow some seeds elsewhere. He knows, and has pointed out on more that one occasion, that this universe is a universe of plenty and when one is sowing seeds, one doesn’t just sow one. Speculation: There are billions of planets and stars in our galaxy alone, some of which might be more acceptable to such knowledge now that it has been worked out and it would not surprise me if he is elsewhere spreading the word, as it were.”


Random Howdy

“When you get to the end of OT 8 he tells you that everything up until then was a BIG WHOOPS. Sorry kids, I had it wrong all along, but now I’m on the right road to total freedom. Wheeeeeeee!”


Full Court Press: What we’re watching at the Underground Bunker

Criminal prosecutions:
Danny Masterson charged for raping three women: Arraignment scheduled for September 18.
Jay Spina, Medicare fraud: Sentencing is set for August 27 in White Plains, NY
Hanan and Rizza Islam and other family members, Medi-Cal fraud: Next pretrial conference set for Jan 12 in Los Angeles

Civil litigation:
Luis and Rocio Garcia v. Scientology: Oral arguments set for August 30 at the Eleventh Circuit
Valerie Haney v. Scientology: Forced to ‘religious arbitration.’ Hearing on motion for reconsideration set for August 11
Chrissie Bixler et al. v. Scientology and Danny Masterson: Sept 4 (CSI/RTC demurrer against Riales, Masterson demurrer), Oct 7-19 (motions to compel arbitration)
Jane Doe v. Scientology (in Miami): Jane Doe dismissed the lawsuit on May 15 after the Clearwater Police dropped their criminal investigation of her allegations.
Matt and Kathy Feschbach bankruptcy appeal: Oral arguments were heard on March 11 in Jacksonville
Brian Statler Sr v. City of Inglewood: Amended complaint filed, trial set for Nov 9, 2021


Scientology’s celebrities, ‘Ideal Orgs,’ and more!

[Kelly Preston, Jason Dohring, and Anne Archer]

We’ve been building landing pages about David Miscavige’s favorite playthings, including celebrities and ‘Ideal Orgs,’ and we’re hoping you’ll join in and help us gather as much information as we can about them. Head on over and help us with links and photos and comments.

Scientology’s celebrities, from A to Z! Find your favorite Hubbardite celeb at this index page — or suggest someone to add to the list!

Scientology’s ‘Ideal Orgs,’ from one end of the planet to the other! Help us build up pages about each these worldwide locations!

Scientology’s sneaky front groups, spreading the good news about L. Ron Hubbard while pretending to benefit society!

Scientology Lit: Books reviewed or excerpted in our weekly series. How many have you read?



[ONE year ago] Leah Remini’s ‘Aftermath’ nominated for another Emmy: Tell her your favorite scenes
[TWO years ago] In Colombia, Scientology’s ‘Casa Hubbard’ has a pretty interesting neighbor
[THREE years ago] New book peels back the cover on Scientology celebs and their legendary acting coach
[FOUR years ago] VIDEO: A look inside Scientology’s program to rally Russian members after police raids
[FIVE years ago] The Surviving Scientology podcast: Growing up in the Age of Miscavige
[SIX years ago] Texas appeals court gets Scientology leader David Miscavige out of testifying in harassment lawsuit
[SEVEN years ago] SHELLY SPEAKS: Scientology Leader’s Banished Wife Says She’ll Get Out “Only One Way”
[EIGHT years ago] Scientology’s Shame: Karen de la Carriere Stuns KFI Radio; ALSO: Katie and Suri’s Accident
[NINE years ago] Scientology Blowout: Commenters of the Week!


Scientology disconnection, a reminder

Bernie Headley (1952-2019) did not see his daughter Stephanie in his final 5,667 days.
Valerie Haney has not seen her mother Lynne in 2,001 days.
Katrina Reyes has not seen her mother Yelena in 2,505 days
Sylvia Wagner DeWall has not seen her brother Randy in 2,025 days.
Brian Sheen has not seen his grandson Leo in 1,045 days.
Geoff Levin has not seen his son Collin and daughter Savannah in 936 days.
Christie Collbran has not seen her mother Liz King in 4,243 days.
Clarissa Adams has not seen her parents Walter and Irmin Huber in 2,111 days.
Carol Nyburg has not seen her daughter Nancy in 2,885 days.
Jamie Sorrentini Lugli has not seen her father Irving in 3,689 days.
Quailynn McDaniel has not seen her brother Sean in 3,005 days.
Dylan Gill has not seen his father Russell in 11,571 days.
Melissa Paris has not seen her father Jean-Francois in 7,490 days.
Valeska Paris has not seen her brother Raphael in 3,658 days.
Mirriam Francis has not seen her brother Ben in 3,239 days.
Claudio and Renata Lugli have not seen their son Flavio in 3,500 days.
Sara Goldberg has not seen her daughter Ashley in 2,538 days.
Lori Hodgson has not seen her son Jeremy and daughter Jessica in 2,251 days.
Marie Bilheimer has not seen her mother June in 1,776 days.
Charley Updegrove has not seen his son Toby in 1,306 days.
Joe Reaiche has not seen his daughter Alanna Masterson in 5,866 days
Derek Bloch has not seen his father Darren in 3,006 days.
Cindy Plahuta has not seen her daughter Kara in 3,326 days.
Roger Weller has not seen his daughter Alyssa in 8,181 days.
Claire Headley has not seen her mother Gen in 3,300 days.
Ramana Dienes-Browning has not seen her mother Jancis in 1,656 days.
Mike Rinder has not seen his son Benjamin and daughter Taryn in 5,959 days.
Brian Sheen has not seen his daughter Spring in 2,065 days.
Skip Young has not seen his daughters Megan and Alexis in 2,467 days.
Mary Kahn has not seen her son Sammy in 2,339 days.
Lois Reisdorf has not seen her son Craig in 1,922 days.
Phil and Willie Jones have not seen their son Mike and daughter Emily in 2,417 days.
Mary Jane Barry has not seen her daughter Samantha in 2,671 days.
Kate Bornstein has not seen her daughter Jessica in 13,780 days.


Posted by Tony Ortega on July 17, 2020 at 07:00

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