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Scientologists are planning a documentary on Louis Theroux

Discussion in 'Movies, Plays, and Documentaries about Scientology' started by Free to shine, Apr 24, 2015.

  1. eldritch cuckoo

    eldritch cuckoo brainslugged reptilian

    Haven't catched it, but one thing is for sure: that was very Oatee of you. Self determination par excellence! Usually, it's "wrong thread". :smoking:
  2. Northern Shewolf

    Northern Shewolf Patron Meritorious

    They'll rue the day they took on Mr Theroux. :yes:
  3. oneonewasaracecar

    oneonewasaracecar Gold Meritorious Patron

    Any withholds?
  4. Karen#1

    Karen#1 Gold Meritorious Patron

    Yes. The CULT greatly underestimates the power of Louis Theroux's voice. He is not a single entity. He is a franchise. Doesn't hurt to be UNDERestimated ..

  5. CommunicatorIC

    CommunicatorIC @IndieScieNews on Twitter

    As I recall, that was correct at one time. It is no longer correct, and has not been for many years.

    California generally requires the consent of all parties to confidential communication.

    California Penal Code section 632 provides:

    632. (a) Every person who, intentionally and without the consent of
    all parties to a confidential communication, by means of any
    electronic amplifying or recording device, eavesdrops upon or records
    the confidential communication, whether the communication is carried
    on among the parties in the presence of one another or by means of a
    telegraph, telephone, or other device, except a radio, shall be
    punished by a fine not exceeding two thousand five hundred dollars
    ($2,500), or imprisonment in the county jail not exceeding one year,
    or in the state prison, or by both that fine and imprisonment. If the
    person has previously been convicted of a violation of this section
    or Section 631, 632.5, 632.6, 632.7, or 636, the person shall be
    punished by a fine not exceeding ten thousand dollars ($10,000), by
    imprisonment in the county jail not exceeding one year, or in the
    state prison, or by both that fine and imprisonment.

    (b) The term "person" includes an individual, business
    association, partnership, corporation, limited liability company, or
    other legal entity, and an individual acting or purporting to act for
    or on behalf of any government or subdivision thereof, whether
    federal, state, or local, but excludes an individual known by all
    parties to a confidential communication to be overhearing or
    recording the communication.

    (c) The term "confidential communication" includes any
    communication carried on in circumstances as may reasonably indicate
    that any party to the communication desires it to be confined to the
    parties thereto, but excludes a communication made in a public
    gathering or in any legislative, judicial, executive or
    administrative proceeding open to the public, or in any other
    circumstance in which the parties to the communication may reasonably
    expect that the communication may be overheard or recorded.

    (d) Except as proof in an action or prosecution for violation of
    this section, no evidence obtained as a result of eavesdropping upon
    or recording a confidential communication in violation of this
    section shall be admissible in any judicial, administrative,
    legislative, or other proceeding.

    (e) This section does not apply (1) to any public utility engaged
    in the business of providing communications services and facilities,
    or to the officers, employees or agents thereof, where the acts
    otherwise prohibited by this section are for the purpose of
    construction, maintenance, conduct or operation of the services and
    facilities of the public utility, or (2) to the use of any
    instrument, equipment, facility, or service furnished and used
    pursuant to the tariffs of a public utility, or (3) to any telephonic
    communication system used for communication exclusively within a
    state, county, city and county, or city correctional facility.

    (f) This section does not apply to the use of hearing aids and
    similar devices, by persons afflicted with impaired hearing, for the
    purpose of overcoming the impairment to permit the hearing of sounds
    ordinarily audible to the human ear.
  6. Jump

    Jump Operating teatime

    I just can't wait. Since Louis Theroux has 500,000 fb friends and 1,000,000 twitter followers , this baby is viral before it even leaves the starting blocks.

    Last edited: Apr 25, 2015
  7. Intentionally Blank

    Intentionally Blank Scientology Widow

    Shhhhhh......don't discourage them......
  8. Free to shine

    Free to shine Shiny & Free

    Oh yes. His stories have made me laugh and cry and constantly be in awe of his skill to somehow get people to open up and really show who they are in the most unlikely or scariest of circumstances. I have often thought, when watching him ... "where angels fear to tread..." and yet he pulls it off. I am so looking forward to whatever he has come up with.
    Last edited: Apr 25, 2015
  9. i'mglib

    i'mglib Patron with Honors

    Karen, I am SO JEALOUS. I absolutey LOVE Louis Theroux. I went on a huge binge watch of everything on Youtube a few months ago. He's so good, and so cute and cuddly like a puppy dog. That's how he gets inside these places I think.
  10. TheOriginalBigBlue

    TheOriginalBigBlue Gold Meritorious Patron

    I believe the quote in Sun Tzu's Art of War goes something like this: "When you are weak appear strong and when you are strong appear weak".
  11. MissWog

    MissWog Silver Meritorious Patron

  12. MissWog

    MissWog Silver Meritorious Patron

    I am only 4 posts into this thread of multile pages..but ^^^above^^^ is a perfect discription of what a liar feels and acts out in a state of panic..I don't need to have been a Scientologist to know that.
  13. MissWog

    MissWog Silver Meritorious Patron

    that is particularly funny because we eat a lot of strawberries around here and just recently graduated to whole berries that Mommy doesn't have to cut up :happydance:
  14. MissWog

    MissWog Silver Meritorious Patron

    I consider myself a documentary connoisseur and I had never heard of him until one day on Tony's blog..and I have made an absolute point to never go seek any of his films since that day. The way he was described, as to make the subjects comfortable & mock them at the same time.. I'm over the rainbow.. I don't want to see any of his work before this! After, I will devoir every doc I can get my stream on!! :clap::clap::clap:
  15. MissWog

    MissWog Silver Meritorious Patron

    Shut up! Justin?!
    Oh my gawwd!
    So are they breaking up or what??? :p
    Frikin' Bauer!!
  16. Smurf

    Smurf Gold Meritorious SP

    You're confusing federal law (one-party consent) to state law. In California, it is two-party consent. And, no, the cult does not inform members their sessions are being recorded.

    Illegal under federal law? No. Using it as a weapon to intimate & blackmail? Yes.
  17. Smurf

    Smurf Gold Meritorious SP

    Welcome to the world of Hollywood media gossip. We'll never know until one of them announces it. Their are multiple articles on them breaking up published on the same day that others claim Jen is busy planning a Summer wedding. Is she pregnant or not? :confused2:

    I suspect their plans have been delayed to issues over the pre-nup, which is always a "true love" killer in Hollywierd.

    Have you seen Justin's brother?? HOT.
  18. MissWog

    MissWog Silver Meritorious Patron

    Good grief! That took half an hour.. I'm all caught up..
    Continue please..
  19. MissWog

    MissWog Silver Meritorious Patron

    I was totally joking around.. I won't give a fuck about their real life until she is forced to have an abortion.
    Although, I would like to know where Ellen told Jenn to vacation and then Justin told Howard & Beth..only because I'd like to vacation there myself..I can afford it, just sayin' .. Sounds super swanky but where????
  20. Smurf

    Smurf Gold Meritorious SP

    Why would she be forced to get an abortion??? Her vacation spot of choice is Cabo with a group of her celebrity friends, which has included Howard & Beth Stern.:)


    Back to Louis Theroux.. :biggrin: