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Rachel Dratch Goes Through Billy Eichner’s “Escape From Scientology” Obstacle Course

Will she successfully ascend Dianetics Mountain?! WHERE IS BILLY EICHNER’S GLAAD AWARD?!! More »


Halle Berry’s Lame Loser Ex Husbands Come For Her On Twitter

Plus, Leah Remini says Nicole Kidman was her “guardian angel” after she left the Church of Scientology, and Rebel Wilson disses the Kardashians. More »


Leah Remini: Whatever You Do, Don’t Serve Tom Cruise A Beverage In A Chipped Cup

Angry Operating Thetan Tom Cruise is the BEST Tom Cruise. More »


Leah Remini Found A Wailing Baby Suri In The Bathroom At Tom Cruise & Katie Holmes’s Wedding!

Scientology fucked with Leah Remini first, y’all. Don’t blame her for fighting back. More »


Leah Remini On Scientology: Criticizing Tom Cruise Means “You Are Evil”

Mark your calendars! Cancel your plans! Leah Remini is going to be on “20/20″ this Friday night, dishing some dirt on the Church of Scientology, of which she was a member from age 15 up until she severed ties in 2013. In this brief preview, Remini — who is promoting her even dishier new book, Troublemaker: Surviving HollywoodMore »


Alright, So Maybe Tom Cruise Was Invited To Daughter Isabella’s Wedding And Nicole Kidman Wasn’t

Foiled again by the Church of Scientology! DAMN YOUUUUUU! More »


Oh Shit: Tom Cruise’s Daughter Isabella Secretly Married A Non-Scientologist — And Dad Wasn’t Invited!

Does this mean she’s jumped off the Bridge to Total Freedom? Fingers crossed! More »


Leah Remini Explains Why She Left Scientology

In 2013, actress Leah Remini left the Church of Scientology after having been a Scientologist for pretty much her entire life. In season 2 of her reality show “It’s All Relative,” she will be addressing why she left, as well as talking about life inside the church.

In a clip from this season (whichMore »


Sorry, But Tom Cruise Is Not Leaving Scientology — And He Probably Never Will

If you’ve spent any time on the internet in the last few days, you’ve likely seen a couple of posts on your favorite blogs or a few of your faves tweeting about a story in Star magazine claiming that Tom Cruise is finally, at long last, leaving the Church of Scientology. Star cites an “insider” who says Cruise… More »


Holy Shit, It’s Been 10 Whole Years Since Tom Cruise Jumped On The Couch!

Happy Couchiversary! More »


#Problematic: Jon Hamm Was Once A Frat Bro, Kylie Jenner Does Blackface & Jaden Smith Dons A Dress

This past week was punctuated by some stark reminders  that our world still needs a lot of shaping in order to be a fair, just and loving place. I know this is a pop culture column that exists as a tongue-in-cheek internet roast, and is not an ideal platform for a civil liberties chat. But… More »


Scientology HBIC David Miscavige Spent $10K A Week Spying On Father

Well, well, isn’t this damning. According to a 2013 police report, the church paid, via a third party,  two detectives $10,000 a week to do full-time surveillance on Ronald Miscavige Sr., 79, for 18 months, including placing a GPS tracker on his car. Apparently church leader David Miscavige was afraid that his father, who had recently… More »


John Travolta Won’t See “Going Clear” Because He Was Never Abused

Haha, you didn’t actually think there was a possibility that John Travolta would remove his blinders, take his fingers out of his ears, and stop screaming “LALALALALALALALALALA” long enough to actually consider seeing “Going Clear,” the HBO documentary that makes it irrefutably clear that the Church of Scientology is a cult that has committed untoldMore »


You’ve Got To Watch “SNL”‘s Hilariously Scathing Scientology Spoof

This fake commercial from last night’s “Saturday Night Live” may be about a religion called the “Church of Neurotology,” but all of the details so closely resemble actual facts from the HBO doc (and book of the same name) “Going Clear,” that you almost can’t even call it a spoof of Scientology. Made to look… More »


#Problematic: Instagram Hates Your Period Stains, Trevor Noah Faces Backlash & “Going Clear” Goes After Scientology

No matter what happened to you this week, you have a brand new Sufjan Stevens record to sonically guide you through the ephemeral waters of your mommy issues, mortality, and misgivings with faith. The internet has deemed Carrie and Lowell simply “his best”, and even drifted into some convoluted comparisons with Bob Dylan. At the… More »


Wanna Watch Some Incredibly Creepy Children Sing About Scientology?

You know you do. More »


6 Additional Scientology Horror Stories We’d Like To See Covered In A “Going Clear” Sequel

Last night, HBO aired the documentary “Going Clear: Scientology and The Prison of Belief,” which we at The Frisky have been excitedly awaiting since first hearing about it, as we are giant nerds about knowing everything there is to know about Scientology. In fact, Amelia helped research the book Inside Scientology by Janet Reitman! And,… More »


What To Watch Tonight: HBO Documentary “Going Clear”

If you’re anything like me, you are completely obsessed with any show, movie or documentary about creepy cults and religions. If you are in a cult right now, I’m so sorry, but you probably aren’t reading this anyway because the internet is mostly likely considered a tool of the devil and you’re spinning wool in… More »


I’m Really Sorry, But That Gawker Whole Foods/Katie Holmes Exposé Is Not As Exciting As It Seems

J.K. Trotter at Gawker’s Black Bag vertical did a very, very, very in-depth investigation of a claim from 2012 that Katie Holmes, living at the Chelsea Mercantile at the time, shortly after she left ex-spouse Tom Cruise, had a secret entrance to the Whole Foods that occupies the ground floor of the building. Paparazzi had… More »


“Going Clear” Scientology Doc Reveals Tom Cruise Had Nicole Kidman’s Phone Tapped

“Going Clear: Scientology and The Prison of Belief,” which premiered this past Sunday at Sundance, promises a variety of disturbing revelations about the secretive and notoriously vindictive church founded by science-fiction writer L. Ron Hubbard.

Along with the stuff we’re used to hearing — like how the church abuses its members and destroys families,… More »


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