Archive Message - 1995
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From braintree!news.sprintlink.net!in1.uu.net!noc.near.net!das-news2.harvard.edu!oitnews.harvard.edu!newsfeed.rice.edu!news.sesqui.net!uuneo.neosoft.com!Starbase.NeoSoft.COM!not-for-mail Tue Oct 10 10:04:10 1995 Path: braintree!news.sprintlink.net!in1.uu.net!noc.near.net!das-news2.harvard.edu!oitnews.harvard.edu!newsfeed.rice.edu!news.sesqui.net!uuneo.neosoft.com!Starbase.NeoSoft.COM!not-for-mail From: dcs@Starbase.NeoSoft.COM (David C Smith) Newsgroups: alt.religion.scientology Subject: Re: L. Ron Hubbard on The PR Personality - Part 3 Date: 7 Oct 1995 21:26:46 -0500 Organization: NeoSoft Internet Services +1 713 968 5800 Lines: 71 Message-ID: <457ct6$qb9@Starbase.NeoSoft.COM> References: <457c1b$pjt@Starbase.NeoSoft.COM> NNTP-Posting-Host: starbase.neosoft.com Summary: Dedicated to Judy Keywords: Scientology, cult, Dianetics, scam, PR, Propaganda for fun and profit -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Here's more goodies from another big fat cult book I acquired from a used book store recently (for $6.98). Note: Part 1 was on "confronting", Part 2 was on "organizing", and Part 3 is on "working"... Any typos are most likely my own... *** BEGIN FAIR USE EXTRACT *** (from _The Volunteer Minister's Handbook_ by L. Ron Hubbard, pages 457-458) A public relations personnel has to be spot on in (a) confronting (b) organizing (c) working. Work The last essential ingredient of a PR is the ability to WORK. The ability to address letters, push around files, haul furniture into place, handle towering stacks of admin in nothing flat are all PR requisites. To be able to tear out to Poughkeepsie before lunch and set up the Baby Contest and build a scene for a Press Conference on Catfish before two, and get dressed, meet the governor by six is WORK. It takes sweat and push and energy. A PR should be able to get out a trade paper in hours where an "editor" might take weeks. The ability to work must be established in a potential PR before wasting any training time as a PR who can't work fails every time. *** END FAIR USE EXTRACT *** There's one of those nasty "f" words that gets applied to the cult of Scientology quite often. Yes, "fails". As in fails to handle a Hill 10 situation like alt.religion.scientology and the Internet. Fails to handle the Fishman affadavit on dozens of Dutch WWW pages. Fails to hold on to trade secret status of their "Advanced Tech- nology". Fails time and time again. Let's face it, it takes a lot of work to keep up on the happenings in alt.religion.scientology, the web pages, and #clambake. Us wog non-PR types seem to be having no trouble at it and most of us are just normal folks fighting for freedom. Our OSA "friends" are having trouble keeping up. The bridge is crumbling out from under them (WTG Warren McShane!) and they are drowning because they can't handle it. They aren't getting enough sleep. They aren't eating right. Their tone is dropping every day. Too bad. FLUNK. -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: 2.6.2 iQCVAwUBMHc2rF8NLo2vey9NAQFYwwP/W8pWoIjiEY+H6B8iTT8/8scvZYRaQDGv 7l4H0pFAUFyboU7+D0HWHFDc/ieTLqbdO/aKeIs7xClUtBKf0KvjdGA5EnsfbAEQ WToeqet5/Z8eBwtpErudozMaEF2Q+OQ2aj6NKwnzoyHx+oHIaO/tz0yant94GL7u 5K6X0kVxbNg= =bTZe -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- | David C. Smith - dcs@starbase.neosoft.com - Finger or email for PGP | | Keeper of the Clammer Kill Count Archives: public key. | | http://starbase.neosoft.com/~dcs/dcsclam.html | | "Don't play with the dead, boy. They have eerie powers.." | | SP 4.0, OT 8+, KOX, Clam Enturbulator 1.1beta ^ - Homer Simpson |

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