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Summa Cum Laude
Re: Co$ Bad Press Collection - 2014 - OCTOBER

OCTOBER:

Man who left Portland Church of Scientology sues for $30,000 allegedly pre-paid for religious training
http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2014/10/man_who_left_portland_church_o.html

A $92,000 Scientology Come-on, Woman Says
http://www.courthousenews.com/2014/10/01/71979.htm

LA SCIENTOLOGIE VERS UNE RECONNAISSANCE OFFICIELLE COMME RELIGION EN RUSSIE
[SCIENTOLOGY TO OFFICIAL RECOGNITION AS A RELIGION IN RUSSIA]
http://rapports-minoritaires.net/2014/10/02/scientologie-religion-en-russie/
Translation of webpage from French to English -
http://www.microsofttranslator.com/...t/2014/10/02/scientologie-religion-en-russie/

Unusual Collaboration Grows Between Scientologists and Nation of Islam Amid Turmoil In Ferguson
http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post...ogists-and-nation-islam-amid-turmoil-ferguson
*Note: This article is not bad press for the Co$ but an attempt to make the “The Way to Happiness” campaign look like a valid and helpful community service, more info of how the Co$ is trying to infiltrate the NOI. It is an odd article, YMMV.

Meet the Woman Who Helped Bring Scientology to Harlem
http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/201...eet-woman-who-helped-bring-scientology-harlem
*Note: This article was written to make it look like bringing Scientology to the Harlem neighborhood will improve the neighborhood and help the people who live there. This article runs with Disqus comments, and THOSE are worth reading.

Scientology starts collecting $1 million judgment from longtime Tampa nemesis
http://www.tampabay.com/news/scient...million-judgment-from-long-time-tampa/2200658

Tom Cruise to Disown Son for Leaving Scientology in Favor of ‘Spiritual Journey’ in Morocco
http://www.moroccoworldnews.com/201...ogy-in-favor-of-spiritual-journey-in-morocco/

Tom Cruise Furious At Nicole Kidman For Encouraging Connor Cruise To Leave Scientology – Will Tom Shun His Own Son?
http://www.celebdirtylaundry.com/20...-leave-scientology-will-tom-shun-his-own-son/

European Court on Human Rights upholds the fundamental rights of Russian Scientologists
http://kashmirwatch.com/humanrights...amental-rights-of-russian-scientologists.html

Scientology organization in fear of External Influences
http://www.examiner.com/article/scientology-organization-fear-of-external-influences?cid=rss

German supporter of Scientology sends 120-page letter
http://www.kinston.com/news/local/german-supporter-of-scientology-sends-120-page-letter-1.385986

Ex-Scientology couple to sue over 'Faustian deal'
http://www.timeslive.co.za/thetimes/2014/10/13/ex-scientology-couple-to-sue-over-faustian-deal

State cites Woodbury living center for license violations
http://www.tennessean.com/story/new...ry-living-center-license-violations/17164851/

Ex-Tampa mayor Dick Greco: Clearwater should work with Scientologists
http://www.tampabay.com/news/scient...water-should-work-with-scientologists/2201974

L Ron Hubbard’s great grandson Jamie DeWolf says gloves are off
http://www.examiner.com/article/l-r...on-jamie-dewolf-says-gloves-are-off-1?cid=rss

Supervisor: Dorman Ordinance Still Needed for ‘Public Safety’
http://www.myvalleynews.com/story/81303/

Blurred Lines: Is Native Advertising Bad Or Good?
http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238588/

Top 20 books they tried to ban
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/booknews/9900733/Top-20-books-they-tried-to-ban.html
*NOTE: “Going Clear” by Lawrence Wright is on the list.

Leah Remini, ‘Dancing With the Stars': 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
http://heavy.com/entertainment/2014...dancing-with-the-stars-show-its-all-relative/

Tom Cruise Wears His Special Gold Badge to the London Scientology Prom
http://www.showbiz411.com/2014/10/1...ial-gold-badge-to-the-london-scientology-prom

Scientologists Harass Ex-Member at LAX Airport
http://heavy.com/social/2014/10/mar...y-scientologist-lax-la-airport-youtube-video/

Ex-Scientologe zeigt, wie Belästigung aussieht
[Ex-Scientologist shows what harassment looks like]
http://www.stern.de/panorama/ex-scientologe-zeigt-wie-belaestigung-aussieht-2146952.html
Translation of webpage from German to English -
http://www.microsofttranslator.com/...-zeigt-wie-belaestigung-aussieht-2146952.html

Top Scientology Leaders Caught In Videotaped Verbal Assult at LAX
http://www.ibtimes.com/top-scientology-leaders-caught-videotaped-verbal-assault-lax-1708821

WATCH: top Scientologists heaping abuse on apostate
http://boingboing.net/2014/10/20/watch-alleged-top-scientologi.html

Video: A top critic of Scientology is subjected to an “ambush” at Los Angeles Airport
http://www.vox.com/2014/10/21/7024979/scientology-confrontation-video-mark-rathbun

This Is What It Looks Like When An Ex-Scientologist Runs Into Top Scientology Execs At The Airport
http://uproxx.com/webculture/2014/10/scientology-encounter-lax-viral-video/

A First-Hand Look At The Ultra-Secretive Leaders Of Scientology
http://www.businessinsider.com/a-fi...ltra-secretive-leaders-of-scientology-2014-10

CULTS WEEK SERIES: An Introduction to the Long History of Los Angeles Cults
http://la.curbed.com/archives/2014/10/an_introduction_to_the_long_history_of_los_angeles_cults.php

CULTS WEEK SERIES: The Pasadena Haunts of the Occultist Who Cofounded JPL
http://la.curbed.com/archives/2014/10/the_pasadena_haunts_of_the_occultist_who_cofounded_jpl.php

Are You Kidding Me? Sandra Bullock and Tom Cruise?
http://jewishbusinessnews.com/2014/10/22/are-you-kidding-me-sandra-bullock-and-tom-cruise/

Drug rehab centre based on teachings of scientology to open in Heathfield
http://www.courier.co.uk/Drug-rehab...-scientology/story-23397597-detail/story.html
*NOTE: The comments are worth checking out regarding this fluff article about the NarCONon program.

Tom Cruise Supports Son Connor’s ‘Soul Searching’ And ‘Doesn’t Care’ About His Religious Practices
http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2...ul-searching-scientology-religion-tom-cruise/

10 Celebrities Who Believe In Scientology
http://www.insidermonkey.com/blog/celebrities-who-believe-in-scientology-333525/

Scientology suspicious deaths documentary by Markus Thoess
http://www.examiner.com/article/scientology-suspicious-deaths-documentary-by-markus-thoess

Tophackere smed Anonymous-maskerne på scenen
[Tophacker blacksmith Anonymous masks on stage]
http://www.information.dk/513651
Translation of webpage from German to English -
http://www.microsofttranslator.com/BV.aspx?ref=IE8Activity&a=http://www.information.dk/513651

Mark Hayes: Playing mind games in LA with Scientologists
http://www.irishexaminer.com/lifest...d-games-in-la-with-scientologists-294020.html

Is Giovanni Ribisi's Family Quitting Scientology?
http://fortressamerica.gawker.com/is-giovanni-ribisis-family-quitting-scientology-1651831886/all

Ridley Scott to produce miniseries on rocket scientist, occultist Jack Parsons
http://boingboing.net/2014/10/28/ridley-scott-to-produce-minise.html

Video: A top critic of Scientology is subjected to an “ambush” at Los Angeles Airport
http://www.vox.com/2014/10/21/7024979/scientology-confrontation-video-mark-rathbun

Church of Scientology resists Clearwater aquarium's plans to move downtown
http://www.tampabay.com/news/localg...ater-aquariums-plans-to-move-downtown/2204311

Lawsuits and broken families: The lid comes off Scientology in South Africa
http://mg.co.za/data/2014-10-31-law...the-lid-comes-off-scientology-in-south-africa

Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous – Review
http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/hacker-hoaxer-whistleblower-spy-many-faces-anonymous-review-1472581

Noise complaints made about gala at Scientology HQ Saint Hill Manor
http://www.eastgrinsteadcourier.co.uk/brief/story-23696063-detail/story.html

10 issues that will drive Tampa Bay economy
http://www.tampabay.com/news/busine...hat-will-drive-the-tampa-bay-economy/2204583/
*NOTE: See #8.

 

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Summa Cum Laude
Re: Co$ Bad Press Collection - 2014 - OCTOBER

OCTOBER (continued):

RADIO:

SurvivingScientologyRadio.com
Surviving Scientology Radio Episode 23 with Maureen Bolstad
http://www.survivingscientologyradi...-scientology-episode-23-with-maureen-bolstad/

TalkRadio Europe and this BBC Radio
Karen de la Carriere discusses human rights, religion and…ahem…ecclesiastical matters
http://youtu.be/x2fzInn8CtY

SurvivingScientologyRadio.com
Surviving Scientology Radio Episode 24 with Claire Headley
http://www.survivingscientologyradi...g-scientology-episode-24-with-claire-headley/

SurvivingScientologyRadio.com
Surviving Scientology Radio Episode 25 with Mike Rinder
Mike Rinder discusses current affairs of the Church of Scientology
http://www.survivingscientologyradio.com/podcast/surviving-scientology-episode-25-with-mike-rinder/


TV:


Cuatro.com
“In the Box” — En la Caja - Interview with Sam Domingo and Pete Griffiths
http://www.cuatro.com/mdsvideo/popu...ppingWidth=640&clippingHeight=360&time=217.92

TheLipTV - Crime Time
Scientology Celebrity Comedy Fraud Exposed
http://youtu.be/J_Gbkz0SNZI

TheLipTV – Media Mayhem
Tom Cruise Brings His Scientology Medal Out Of The Closet
http://youtu.be/l9XxO98WDug

ABC Action News – WFTS Tampa Bay
Church of Scientology opposes new aquarium
http://www.abcactionnews.com/news/church-of-scientology-opposes-new-aquarium
 

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Summa Cum Laude
Re: Co$ Bad Press Collection - 2014 - NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER:

Editorial: Church of Scientology cannot veto Clearwater Aquarium project
http://www.tampabay.com/opinion/edi...nnot-veto-clearwater-aquarium-project/2204606

Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise – Two Years Later
http://www.mediabistro.com/fishbowlny/katie-holmes-people-tom-cruise-scientology-medal_b231271

Scientology: Down the rabbit hole and into a curious court case
http://mg.co.za/article/2014-11-01-scientology-down-the-rabbit-hole-and-into-a-curious-court-case

The Church of Scientology buys land in West Chatswood for $37 million to build new Australasian headquarters
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/ne...109422881?nk=32801182a2889edcb5d7592d35f5c994

Church of Scientology spends $37 MILLION on huge new site in Sydney for Asia Pacific headquarters
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/art....html?ITO=1490ns_mchannel=rssns_campaign=1490

Scientology Spokesman Tom Cruise Dating After Katie Holmes Divorce, Selling Colorado Mansion?
http://www.classicalite.com/article...ce-selling-colorado-mansion-photos-rumors.htm

Keeping The Faith: Tom Cruise Flaunts Scientology Medal — Proof He Hasn’t Cut Ties With The Church
http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2014/11/tom-cruise-scientology-medal-ruddy-rodriguez-instagram/

Jason Blum’s Hot Reads: America’s ‘Unwinding,’ Texas Oil, Scientology Expose’
http://deadline.com/2014/11/jason-b...ing-clear-big-rich-ouija-whiplash-1201271281/
*NOTE: Lawrence Wright’s book, “Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief” made the suggested reading list of “hot reads.”

Scientology suspicious death stonewalled by Clearwater Police
http://www.wireservice.ca/index.php?module=News&func=display&sid=12997

Heathfield home to drug scheme
http://www.sussexexpress.co.uk/news/county-news/heathfield-home-to-drug-scheme-1-6390789

Debunking the Dan Mullen Scientology Rumors
http://www.lostlettermen.com/articl...scientology-rumors-mississippi-state-football

Church of Scientology's L.A. Headquarters Serving as Midterm Polling Station
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/church-scientologys-la-headquarters-serving-746485

Church of Scientology apologises in response to noise complaints
http://www.eastgrinsteadcourier.co....sponse-noise/story-24136855-detail/story.html

Guy Fawkes Night and the Famous Mask That Lives on Through Anonymous
http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/guy-fawkes-night-famous-mask-lives-anonymous/story?id=26704615

Why the World Needs Anonymous
http://www.technologyreview.com/view/532381/why-the-world-needs-anonymous/

Table 8 Productions to Present A VERY MERRY UNAUTHORIZED CHILDREN'S SCIENTOLOGY PAGEANT!
http://www.broadwayworld.com/las-ve...ORIZED-CHILDRENS-SCIENTOLOGY-PAGEANT-20141105

Scientologist Tom Cruise and Operation Fromage
http://www.examiner.com/article/scientologist-tom-cruise-and-operation-fromage

Tom Cruise Net Worth: Was Tom Cruise’s Stars Fading With Scientology, How Much Is His Worth In 2014?
http://www.foodworldnews.com/articl...orth-s-stars-fading-scientology-much-2014.htm

John Travolta, Kelly Preston Still Using Dead Son’s Foundation to Give Scientology Money Tax Free
http://www.showbiz411.com/2014/11/1...foundation-to-give-scientology-money-tax-free

Paul Haggis interview: 'I've seen Scientology ruin people': The Oscar-winning film director on Scientologist trolls and his new 'flawed' film
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/...nterview-scientology-trolls-third-person.html

Scientologist trolls use internet to attack people and 'ruin their careers’, says Oscar-winning director and ex-church member Paul Haggis
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/art...ng-director-ex-church-member-Paul-Haggis.html

Paul Haggis Talks Scientology in SoHo
http://www.mediabistro.com/fishbowlny/paul-haggis-third-person-scientology_b232247

Public relations schism: Mormons and Scientologists
http://www.tampabay.com/opinion/col...ons-schism-mormons-and-scientologists/2206196

42 Reasons Why Scientology is LITERALLY The Absolute Truth
http://glossynews.com/society/relig...cientology-is-literally-the-absolute-truth-1/
*NOTE: This is a satire.

Crystal Beach treatment facility to expand after board of adjustment ruling
http://www.thedestinlog.com/news/cr...and-after-board-of-adjustment-ruling-1.399519

David Pomeranz ‘adores’ Cebu
http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/lifestyle/2014/11/18/david-pomeranz-adores-cebu-377175

Jaden And Willow Smith Prefers Homeschooling
http://www.naij.com/326245-jaden-and-willow-smith-prefers-homeschooling.html

Scientologist Obama Donor Will Smith Did a Number on His Two Kids
http://freebeacon.com/culture/scientologist-obama-donor-will-smith-did-a-number-on-his-two-kids/

Quiz: Who Said It, Will Smith’s Kids or L. Ron Hubbard?
http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2014/11/jaden-willow-l-ron-hubbard-quote-quiz.html

Kids say the darndest things: Bizarre Jaden and Willow Smith interview goes viral
http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/cel...ith-interview-goes-viral-20141118-11p55t.html

Jaden and Willow Smith on Prana Energy, Time and Why School is Overrated
http://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/11/17/jaden-and-willow-smith-exclusive-joint-interview/?_r=1

Let Jaden Smith Live, Though Maybe Don't Let Him Rap
http://theconcourse.deadspin.com/le...be-dont-let-him-rap-1660449341/+laceydonohue/

Larry Ellis Reed: Could others be using 'Fair Game' tactics?
http://www.winonadailynews.com/news...cle_6a3c54b6-d57b-51c8-82d0-28339f0c1d65.html

WORLD EXCLUSIVE! TRAVOLTA & CRUISE: THE SCIENTOLOGY BOMBSHELLS THEY DON’T WANT YOU TO KNOW!
http://www.nationalenquirer.com/cel...cientology-bombshells-they-dont-want-you-know

Tom Cruise and John Travolta Hiding Scientology Secrets According to FBI Files
http://www.celebdirtylaundry.com/20...-secrets-according-to-fbi-files-report-photo/

Beyonce Caught In Scientology Scandal! Her Secret Link To The Church Revealed
http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2...ology-scandal-mom-tina-dating-richard-lawson/

“He Patted Me On The Head Like A Puppy” Mimi Faust Details Finding Out Dad Wasn’t Real Father At 16
http://madamenoire.com/489418/mimi-faust/

Scientology: The Story You Haven't Heard
http://www.refinery29.com/2014/11/78201/scientology-beliefs
*NOTE: This article attempts to be a propaganda piece a typical example of a Scientologist. The Disqus comments below the article are worth reading. The following 4 articles are rebuttals to the author’s obvious lack of journalism. IMHO these are a fun read and are an example of how the media will treat anything about Scientology, Scientologists, and CoS front groups in the future. It is also interesting to check out Tony Ortega’s specific round-up of these articles.
http://tonyortega.org/2014/11/20/di...-to-a-scientology-infiltrator-of-nyc-schools/

Reporter Hangs Out in New York with ‘Jewish Scientologist’
http://www.mediabistro.com/fishbowlny/refinery29-kelsey-miller-scientology_b233499

The Problem With Refinery 29′s Profile Of A Church Of Scientology Member
http://www.thefrisky.com/2014-11-20...9s-profile-of-a-church-of-scientology-member/

Why Aren’t Victims Of Cults Treated With More Seriousness And Respect?
http://www.thefrisky.com/2014-11-21...ts-treated-with-more-seriousness-and-respect/

Refinery29 Embroiled in Weird Scientology Controversy
http://racked.com/archives/2014/11/21/refinery29-scientology-scandal.php

Is this the weirdest family in Hollywood? Their Scientology supporting dad's given to spouting nonsense - now Will Smith's children are ridiculed for boasting they can control time
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/art...children-ridiculed-boasting-control-time.html

Super $cientologists! Kirstie Alley & Kelly Preston Recognized At Special Church Ceremony — How Much Did They Pay?
http://radaronline.com/2014/11/scientology-kirstie-alley-kelly-preston-graduation/

HBO Prepping Bombshell Scientology Film From Oscar Winner (Exclusive)
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/hbo-prepping-bombshell-scientology-film-751497
*NOTE: Based on Lawrence Wright’s controversial book ‘Going Clear,’ the documentary from Alex Gibney is likely to draw an aggressive response from the notoriously litigious church… says the sub-headline of this article.

Heads up, Tom Cruise: HBO finishing doc on Scientology
http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/...se-hbo-finishing-doc-on-scientology/70047844/

HBO to air Scientology documentary based on book ‘Going Clear’
http://www.latimes.com/books/jacket...r-scientology-documentary-20141124-story.html

HBO Hired 160 Lawyers for a Lawrence Wright Scientology Movie
http://defamer.gawker.com/hbo-hired...e-wright-scientology-1662745915/+laceydonohue

HBO Is Working On An In-Depth Documentary On Scientology And Its Celebrity Following
http://laist.com/2014/11/24/hbos_working_on_an_in-depth_doc.php

“We have probably 160 lawyers”: HBO readies documentary on Church of Scientology
http://www.salon.com/2014/11/24/we_...readies_documentary_on_church_of_scientology/

HBO to make film of Scientology book, hires 160 lawyers
http://www.cnn.com/2014/11/25/showbiz/movies/going-clear-hbo-movie-lawyers/index.html

Lawrence Wright’s Scientology book Going Clear is coming to HBO as a documentary
http://popcultureblog.dallasnews.co...clear-is-coming-to-hbo-as-a-documentary.html/

HBO Has 160 Lawyers Preparing For Its New Scientology Documentary
http://www.businessinsider.com/hbo-lawyers-for-scientology-doc-2014-11/

Why Alex Gibney is a Perfect Fit for HBO's Scientology Doc
http://www.indiewire.com/article/wh...perfect-fit-for-hbos-scientology-doc-20141125

How Many Lawyers Does It Take to Make a Scientology Movie? HBO: ‘Probably 160’
http://www.pajiba.com/trade_news/ho...make-a-scientology-movie-hbo-probably-160.php

“Going Clear” on Scientology and the Lawyers It Needs
http://www.lawfuel.com/scientology-goingclear

HBO lawyers up for upcoming Scientology documentary
http://www.thecelebritycafe.com/feature/2014/11/hbo-lawyers-upcoming-scientology-documetary

HBO’s New Scientology Doco & Its 160 Lawyers
http://www.lawfuel.com/newzealand/hbos-new-scientology-doco-its-160-lawyers/

Damage Control Or Proper Planning? HBO Reportedly Hires 160 Lawyers for Documentary on Scientology
http://www.inquisitr.com/1640535/da...s-160-lawyers-for-documentary-on-scientology/

Director tight-lipped about secret Scientology documentary
http://pagesix.com/2014/11/29/director-tight-lipped-about-secret-scientology-documentary/

Tom Cruise’s BFF David Miscavige Makes Kooky Scientology Claims
http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2014/11/tom-cruise-david-miscavige-scientology-supernatural/

Tom Cruise’s Scientology Leader: “We are Everywhere and Everyone…We are the rock and fortress of humanity”
http://www.showbiz411.com/2014/11/2...yone-we-are-the-rock-and-fortress-of-humanity
 

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Summa Cum Laude
Re: Co$ Bad Press Collection - 2014 - NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER (continued):

TV:

FOX 13 News – Tampa Bay
Church of Scientology expresses opposition to proposed aquarium
http://www.myfoxtampabay.com/story/...ogy-expresses-opposition-to-proposed-aquarium

Oklahoma City – News9.com
Former Narconon Investigator Says She Was Fired For Going Public
http://www.news9.com/story/27357551/former-narconon-investigator-says-she-was-fired-for-going-public


RADIO:

Talk Radio Europe with host Bill Pradley
Karen De La Carriere Interview
http://www.survivingscientologyradio.com/podcast/talk-radio-europe-interviews-karen-de-la-carriere/

Truth Sentinel with Scott
Cults & Religions
(Tony Ortega is interviewed about 18 minutes in.)
https://soundcloud.com/truth-sentinel-scottsentinel9/truth-sentinel-episode-32-with
 
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Summa Cum Laude
Re: Co$ Bad Press Collection - 2014 - DECEMBER

DECEMBER:

HBO's Pending Scientology Documentary Investigates Church's Hold On Hollywood Stars
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/12/01/hbo-scientology-documentary_n_6249180.html

HBO lawyers up in anticipation of Scientology documentary
http://www.bizjournals.com/tampabay...awyers-up-in-anticipation-of-scientology.html

Taking precautions: HBO hires 160 lawyers before mounting TV movie on Scientology
http://www.catholic.org/news/ae/tv/story.php?id=57830

HBO developing Scientology Film 'Going Clear'
http://www.stack.com/2014/12/02/hbo-going-clear/

More Details On HBO Scientology Documentary
http://www.crazydaysandnights.net/2014/12/more-details-on-hbo-scientology-documentary.html
*NOTE: Tony Ortega says “…This guy Enty is totally full of shit…” on his blog, the Underground Bunker in the Disqus comments - http://tonyortega.org/2014/12/01/he...stiff-arming-lori-hodgson/#comment-1721065394

Katie Holmes Wants To “Hook Up” With Orlando Bloom As Tom Cruise Payback?
http://www.gossipcop.com/katie-holm...-cruise-jealous-payback-revenge-miranda-kerr/
*NOTE: This article is typical celebrity gossip, but the Disqus comments are worth reading because there are notable comments made by various $cientology watchers.

"Syphilis Explosion" Ads Jolt BART Riders
http://www.sfweekly.com/thesnitch/2014/12/01/syphilis-explosion-ads-jolt-bart-riders

Cruise striving to lead Scientology
http://www.thespec.com/whatson-story/5177244-cruise-striving-to-lead-scientology/

Tom Cruise has reportedly been studying hard in an attempt to become a ''co-leader'' of Scientology.
http://hub.contactmusic.com/story/tom-cruise-studying-scientology-co-leadership_4487863

Tom Cruise studying to be Scientology co-leader
http://www.azcentral.com/story/ente...-studying-scientology-co-leadership/19775781/

Bill Burr Jokes About Christianity And Escaping Zombies In This Teaser For His New Netflix Special
http://uproxx.com/webculture/2014/1...er-who-made-his-shirt-in-his-netflix-special/

HBO Set to Release Controversial Documentary on Scientology and Its Hold on Hollywood Stars
http://www.christianpost.com/news/h...ology-and-its-hold-on-hollywood-stars-130567/

The Red-Headed Stepchildren of Scientology
http://blogs.ocweekly.com/heardmentality/2014/12/the_red-headed_stepchildren_of_scientology.php

HBO’s Church of Scientology Documentary Set to Piss Off a Lot of Celebs
http://www.eurweb.com/2014/12/hbos-...-documentary-set-to-piss-off-a-lot-of-celebs/

Sundance Film Festival 2015 Lineup: High-Profile Documentaries Among Premieres
http://carpetbagger.blogs.nytimes.c...p-high-profile-documentaries-among-premieres/

Sundance festival reveals documentary, drama premieres
http://www.todayszaman.com/arts-cul...veals-documentary-drama-premieres_366512.html

Sundance Courts Controversy with Films About Sexual Assault, Scientology, Gay-to-Straight Conversion
http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Hollyw...ssault-Scientology-Gay-To-Straight-Conversion

Suncoast Rehabilitation Center to relocate to Clearwater after settlement
http://www.tampabay.com/news/busine...locate-to-clearwater-after-settlement/2208956

Ex-Scientologist Marc Headley Videotapes Ambush Outside Church’s International Base
http://www.ibtimes.com/ex-scientolo...sh-outside-churchs-international-base-1745246

U.S. Department of Defense funds Scientology detox program
http://www.examiner.com/article/u-s-department-of-defense-funds-scientology-detox-program

Protest outside Manchester Church of Scientology
http://www.quaysnews.net/Protest_outside_Manchester_Church_of_Scientology-24322.html

Church of Scientology in Russia faces expert evaluation, closure
http://rapsinews.com/judicial_news/20141215/272783231.html

Scientologists Ambush Former Member Outside Hollywood Studio
http://www.ibtimes.com/scientologists-ambush-former-member-outside-hollywood-studio-1758117

Narconon: The Church of Scientology's secret answer to drug rehabilitation
http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/narconon-church-scientologys-secret-answer-drug-rehabilitation-1479806

What It’s Like to Spend a Few Hours in the Church of Scientology
http://www.psmag.com/navigation/boo...church-scientology-ron-hubbard-thetans-96759/

Narconon ‘Secret Service’ directors named in Montreal lawsuit
http://www.wireservice.ca/index.php?module=News&func=display&sid=14040

8 Ways Facebook Is a Cult Just Like Scientology
http://www.ukprogressive.co.uk/alte...-cult-just-like-scientology/article33706.html

SCIENTOLOGY VERFÜHRT AUF DATINGPORTALEN: Sekte lockt Frauen in Liebesfalle
[SCIENTOLOGY SEDUCED ON DATING PORTAL: Sect attracts women in love case]
http://www.bild.de/news/inland/scientology/dating-portal-betrug-39060296.bild.html
Translation of webpage from German to English -
http://www.microsofttranslator.com/...ology/dating-portal-betrug-39060296.bild.html

The Scientology Christmas Catalog Is Totally Insane
http://theconcourse.deadspin.com/the-scientology-christmas-catalog-is-totally-insane-1673241003

Scientology Christmas gifts
http://boingboing.net/2014/12/23/scientology-christmas-gifts.html

Your soundtrack to making fun of this Scientology Christmas catalog
http://www.metrotimes.com/Blogs/arc...ing-fun-of-this-scientology-christmas-catalog

Drinking, Fights & Scientology Secrets: Jason Lee’s Ex-Wife Makes Outrageous Claims About Their Marriage From Hell
http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2014/12/scientology-tell-all-carmen-llywelyn-jason-lee-interview/

Escape From Scientology: Former Member Claims Church Made Her Life A Living Hell When She Quit
http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2...ee-llywelyn-jason-lee-ex-wife-leaving-church/

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes Custody Battle Over Daughter Suri
http://www.celebdirtylaundry.com/2014/tom-cruise-katie-holmes-fighting-custody-battle-daughter-suri/

Clearwater police worker disciplined for off-color talk
http://tbo.com/pinellas-county/clearwater-police-worker-disciplined-for-off-color-talk-20141224/

Celebrity Bully? Former Scientologist Claims Jenna Elfman Confronted Her Over Leaving The Church
http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2014/12/carmen-llywelyn-jenna-elfman-scientology/

Our 20 Most Popular Stories In 2014
http://laist.com/2014/12/26/20_most_popular_stories_in_2014.php
*NOTE: #7 on the list is the news about HBO working on an in-depth documentary on Scientology and its celebrity following.

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes Spend Christmas Together Against Scientology Rules; ‘All We Had’ Director Talks ‘Dawson Creek’
http://en.yibada.com/news/tom-cruis...s-all-we-had-director-talks-dawson-creek-8907

Katie Holmes Spends Christmas With Tom Cruise, Which May Have Gotten Him In Trouble With Scientology
http://www.inquisitr.com/1706837/ka...-have-gotten-him-in-trouble-with-scientology/

Scientology: "Solo ora mi rendo conto della mia cecità"
[Scientology: "only now do I realize my blindness"]
http://www.swissinfo.ch/ita/scientology---solo-ora-mi-rendo-conto-della-mia-cecit%C3%A0-/41177322
Translation of webpage from Italian to English -
http://www.microsofttranslator.com/...ndo-conto-della-mia-cecit%25C3%25A0-/41177322

Explosive Interview! Former Scientologist Claims Church Came Between Tom Cruise & Nicole Kidman
http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2...en-llywelyn-tom-cruise-nicole-kidman-divorce/

Tom Cruise And Nicole Kidman Split Caused By Scientology, Friend Says
http://www.designntrend.com/article...dman-split-caused-scientology-friend-says.htm

Tom Cruise's Scientology Interfering With "Mission: Impossible 5"- Katie Holmes Labeled a "Suppressive Person"
http://www.vcpost.com/articles/3629...ntology-mission-impossible-5-katie-holmes.htm

Katie Holmes Did Not Spend Christmas With Tom Cruise
http://www.eonline.com/news/610461/katie-holmes-did-not-spend-christmas-with-tom-cruise

Katie Holmes denies celebrating Christmas with ex-husband Tom Cruise
http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainme...-christmas-with-ex-husband-tom-cruise-2048680

Katie Holmes reportedly did not spend her Christmas afternoon with former husband Tom Cruise
http://www.newkerala.com/news/2015/fullnews-390.html


RADIO:

SurvivingScientologyRadio.com
Surviving Scientology Radio Episode 26 with Marc Headley
Former Sea Org member Marc Headley describes how he and a Danish film crew were ambushed at Int Base by Scientologists. This story was picked up by the International Business Times after Marc filmed the event with his phone and Tony Ortega published the account of the ambush.
http://www.survivingscientologyradio.com/podcast/surviving-scientology-episode-26-with-marc-headley/


TV:

David Pakman Show
Church of Scientology Won’t Let Children See Their Mom
Interview with Lori Hodgson, a former Scientologist of 30 years
*NOTE: Lori joins David to discuss Scientology’s Disconnection policy and her family’s history with the Church.

[video=youtube_share;myxMFs0e3iQ]http://youtu.be/myxMFs0e3iQ[/video]


Bill Burr Tackles Scientology, Jesus and Donald Sterling in Trailer for New Netflix Comedy Special (Video)
http://www.thewrap.com/bill-burr-ne...-sterling-im-sorry-you-feel-that-way-trailer/
The trailer showing how Bill Burr lets loose in this feature length comedy special.

[video=youtube_share;eGC1cUyYXHo]http://youtu.be/eGC1cUyYXHo[/video]


Israel TV
Journalist Yinon Milles covers the Lembergers’ lawsuit

[video=youtube_share;tIc8KAcs0Qw]http://youtu.be/tIc8KAcs0Qw[/video]



National Danish TV – DRK
My Secret Life 6 episode series with one episode examines a person who was involved with Scientology
https://translate.google.com/transl...-i-evangelist/mit-hemmelige-liv-i-scientology
*NOTE: The program is in Danish without English subtitles, but the above link provides a translated synopsis of the series.

IMDb documentary credits page
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4257858/
 
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AnonyMary

Formerly Fooled - Finally Free
This is phenomenal work you are doing! Thank you so much for compiling all this news! It's so important and helpful :thumbsup:
 

lotus

stubborn rebel sheep!
This is phenomenal work you are doing! Thank you so much for compiling all this news! It's so important and helpful :thumbsup:

Yes - phenomenal compilation!

I never realized there was such media covering :duh:

Thank you for all the updates!:)
 

aegerprimo

Summa Cum Laude
Get your own copy of the list of Co$ bad press for 2014. Now the COMPLETE list is available in PDF format to download and use as you wish. Please feel free to post downloadable copies at your own blogs, share with your friends and family, or use however you see fit. I do not recommend printing a hard copy of this document unless you have lots of paper and ink, since the document is 78 pages long! If you have trouble downloading the document, you can request a copy by email - aegerprimo AT hushmail DOT com

Thank you Miss Tia for hosting the file download at your server!

Go to the download page that runs with Disqus comments - http://misstia.com/badpress2014.html

Download immediately - http://misstia.com/BadPress2014.pdf

Download from ESMB - View attachment Bad Press 2014.pdf


* I will continue the monthly bad press lists for 2015 in a new thread. Stay tuned for a link to the 2015 thread by the end of January or beginning of February.
 
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