Thursday, February 28, 2008

L. Ron's wackiness declared unoriginal


Turns out that after searching out various forms of idiocy, L. Ron Hubbard stumbled upon a German text from 1934 that would seal his destiny - Scientologie.

Apparently, the book was just silly enough and just obscure enough that he could believably pass the ideas off as his own and, with the dedicated service of his trusty Sea Organization, begin spreading the good news.