Want a Free Personality Test?

2520 Words Jan 30th, 2018 10 Pages
Have you ever been taking a stroll around town and noticed building with copious amounts of pamphlets and signs offering free “personality tests” that will lead to "the road to happiness”? Either you were at your local psychologist’s office or have located your nearest Church of Scientology. Never heard of it? Do you live under a rock? Scientology is the religion of choice of stars like John Travolta, Tom Cruise, and Kirstie Alley. It also happens to be one of the most secretive and controversial churches in the world (not to mention the most expensive). So get out your wallet and dive into the closed-membership world of Dianetics, L. Ron Hubbard, and personality tests as we explore Scientology.
L. Ron Hubbard: He’s Not That Great, Really L. Ron Hubbard was a great explorer, sailed the seas to practice the odds and ends of many of the world’s religions, and found answers. He was also a great psychologist, physicist and nuclear scientist from George Washington University. On top of all this, Hubbard was also a great naval officer, who controlled many ships in various theaters in World War two. Hubbard, injured at the hip and partially blind in an eye from the war, went on a journey to recover. After witnessing standard medical procedures fail on many patients, Hubbard determined that it was “extreme mental block” that was preventing treatment. He then applied psychological procedures on nearly four-hundred patients to…
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