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From: mauler@kuhub.cc.ukans.edu
Newsgroups: alt.religion.scientology
Subject: Re: take the test
Message-ID: <1991Jul24.132908.32249@kuhub.cc.ukans.edu>
Date: 24 Jul 91 13:29:08 CDT
References: <5043@borg.cs.unc.edu> <55145@apple.Apple.COM><7335@husc6.harvard.edu> <34485@usc.edu> <asbestos.22Jul91.2374@midway.uchicago.edu>
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In article <asbestos.22Jul91.2374@midway.uchicago.edu>, asbestos@midway.uchicago.edu writes: > In article <34485@usc.edu> lfreeman@phad.hsc.usc.edu (Leny Freeman) writes: > >>In article <7335@husc6.harvard.edu> adam@endor.uucp (Adam Shostack) writes: >>>Charles Manson was (amongst other things) a Scientologist, and OT-9. >>>So the OT-8 would flunk slightly worse than Manson. > >>Charles Manson was never a Scientologist. The author of Helter >>skelter admitted that he just added that in there when confronted by > > Manson didn't write Helter Skelter; the Beatles did. >

They weren't talking about the song, they were talking about the book about Charles Manson--titled, "Helter Skelter"--who was supposedly inspired to kill people because of the Beatles' *song*, "Helter Skelter". The author had apparently added the bit about Charles Manson being a Scientologist after being confronted by "church" attorneys/authorities.

>-- > asbestos@midway.uchicago.edu > > Not that I see anything wrong with these views! No, sir! > I don't even *have* a sock drawer! > --Dave Barry

Leo

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