Scientologists bombarded to attend Hubbard birthday events, and this is our favorite flier - 2018-03-09
We're getting pretty excited for tomorrow's L. Ron Hubbard Birthday Event in Clearwater, Florida, when we expect that Scientology leader David Miscavige is going to reveal something about the church getting its own television network.
But it's also the one day all year when Dan Sherman gets to shine. He's the in-house official biographer of Hubbard, and at the Birthday Event each year he takes the stage and spins a few yarns from Hubbard's life, pretending that he's done some new research into this or that anecdote.
We've covered Dan's speeches in the past, and they are precious. What's he going to talk about this year? Well, we might have gotten a hint with a new mailing that a tipster forwarded to us. It was sent out to Scientologists this week, urging them to come to the Clearwater event. Church members are getting bombarded with messages to attend the Clearwater party tomorrow or one in their local cities a week later. This particular mailing relied on a Hubbard quote to sell the event. Here it is...