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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘cult’

Tina Fey Calls Ellie Kemper’s ‘Kimmy Schmidt’ Delightful

Tina Fey has done it again. The SNL alum and 30 Rock star has created yet another hilarious sitcom–this time for Netflix. Starring Ellie Kemper from The Office and Bridesmaids fame, The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is about a 20-something woman who escaped a cult to start over in New York City. “She’s just delightful,” Fey said in an interview with …

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Glenn Close Says She Was Raised In A Cult

Actress Glenn Close recently opened up about her childhood and what it was like for her growing up. She also confessed that she was raised in a cult where she as not allowed to be herself and was controlled by the leaders. “[For years], I wouldn’t trust any of my instincts because [my beliefs] had all been dictated to me,” …

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Glenn Close Discloses She Was Raised In A Religious Cult

As a celebrated actor, Glenn Close exudes an innate sophistication, but the 67-year-old recently revealed that her childhood was actually spent growing up in an oppressive cult. Close made the shocking revelation in a recent issue of The Hollywood Reporter, where she appears on the cover. Close revealed that she entered the cult when she was aged seven and could …

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Leah Remini Talks About Scientology

Leah Remini, 43, the former King of Queens star and Dancing With The Stars contestant, has been extremely vocal about her relationship to the Church of Scientology since the announcement that she was leaving the organization in June 2013. She has been making headlines for leaving the controversial religion after reportedly facing “years of interrogations” and “thought modification”, and for …

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Leah Remini On Leaving Scientology: ‘I Was A Hypocrite’

Leah Remini of King of Queens fame opened up about her decision to leave the Church of Scientology in an interview published on Wednesday. She had been in the Church of Scientology for over 30 years. Her decision to leave had to do with the well-being of her daughter Sofia, 9. Remini said that her daughter was nearing the age …

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Craigslist Killer Admits to Slaying 22 Others

A craigslist killer charged in the November murder of a man has confessed to slaying 22 other victims within the past six years. Miranda Barbour, 19, and her newlywed husband are facing criminal homicide charges in the death of 42-year-old Troy LaFerrara. After connecting with the victim via a Craigslist post, Barbour lured LaFerrara to a mall parking lot and …

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Westboro Baptist Church Protests Outside of Four Churches in California

The religious-crazed circus is at again with all their obnoxious antics and political beliefs. Westboro Baptist Church was scheduled to protest at four churches in Glendale, Calif. on Sunday morning. According to their website, the protests were to take place at Holy Family Catholic Community, Salem Lutheran Church and School,  St. Matthews Church, Glendale Presbyterian Church, and First United Methodist Church of Glendale. …

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Leah Remini Is A “Bigot” Says Kirstie Alley

Kirstie Alley seems to be upset by Leah Remini’s public criticism of the Church of Scientology. Alley, who was a guest on “The Howard Stern Show” Wednesday, ended up calling Remini a Bigot for attacking her religion. Alley has been a staunch and vocal supporter of the controversial church and says she joined the church to overcome her cocaine addiction …

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Michelle Pfeiffer Used to be in a Cult

She thought they were personal trainers. Young, beautiful, naive actress arrives in Hollywood and gets lured into a cult. TV Movie of the Week? A film coming to an area theater near you? It certainly could be. It’s also the story of blonde knockout Michelle Pfeiffer. It seems that when the 55-year-old actress first arrived in Hollywood at the tender …

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Michelle Pfeiffer was Once Part of a Cult

During an interview with “The Sunday Telegraph”, Michelle Pfeiffer opened up about once belonging to a cult. By complete accident, she got involved with a couple, who she thought were personal trainers, and then came to the realization that she was actually a member of a cult. As a naïve 20-year-old, Pfeiffer did not realize that the people she had …

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Apple Inspires Cult-Like Religious Reaction In People

Apple is a company and brand that has a lot of fans. Those fans can sometimes make Trekkies look like well-balanced, normal members of society. This just begs the question: is there a line between fanaticism and outright religious devotion? Let’s first define religion: according to Dictionary.com, religion is “a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of …

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