'Aftermath' fan gets into party at Scientology's 'Int Base,' brings Karen Pressley's book along - 2017-09-28
With Leah Remini's A&E series Scientology and the Aftermath well into its second season, we expected the Church of Scientology to increase its attacks on the show. But what we didn't expect was a sudden charm offensive.
Is David Miscavige finally starting to learn that playing the creep all the time isn't going to turn things around? In Clearwater, Florida, Sea Org members made nice recently as they boarded up local businesses, at their own expense, in anticipation of Hurricane Irma. Two hundred tons of building supplies are on their way to Corpus Christi for relief efforts after Hurricane Harvey. And near Hemet, California, Scientologists recently invited some members of the public to mingle at secretive Int Base.
Karen Pressley told us about that last one. And she's got quite the story about it today. Karen was featured last week in an episode of Aftermath because of her experience as a celebrity recruiter for the Church of Scientology, and it coincided with the release of her book, Escaping Scientology. We'll let her explain what happened...