I guess many of us have totally different memories and it can grate a bit when hearing what sounds like PR nonsense (I get that it wasn't nonsense now).
It does sound like PR nonsense at times...
Some people on ESMB like to write Hubbard and Scientology off as "all bad" due to Hubbard's personality flaws.
Isaac Newton's Personal Life
Using the data I learned in Scientology in everyday life, I leave university professors, People learned in philosophy, spiritual leaders, politicians, businessmen and laymen astounded by the clarity and exactness of these observations.
True, in recent years it has become increasingly difficult to find scientologists who can differentiate, like we used to do in the old days. But still you can find them, especially among those [Independent Scientologists] who left.