John Travolta turns a recent TV interview on Good Morning America into a plug for L. Ron Hubbard’s Scientology books:
Actor John Travolta has three words of advice for those who question his religion, Scientology: Read a book.
“You can read ‘A New Slant on Life.’ You can read ‘Dianetics,’” the actor said today on “Good Morning America,” referring to two books authored by Scientology’s founder, L. Ron Hubbard.
“I think if you really read it, you understand it,” he said. “But unless you do, you’ll speculate — and I think that’s a mistake to do that.”
Scientology, which claims Tom Cruise as arguably its most famous member aside from Travolta, has been in the headlines this month after HBO aired a documentary, “Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief,” that made allegations about life inside the church, its practices and Hubbard himself.
“Sometimes, when something really works well it becomes a target,” Travolta said, without mentioning the documentary by name…
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