--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "shempmcgurk" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
wrote:
>
> --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "jyouells2000" <jyouells@> 
> wrote:
> >
> > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "shempmcgurk" <shempmcgurk@>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Peter <drpetersutphen@> 
> > > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > --- markmeredith2002 <markmeredith@> wrote:
> > > > 
> > > > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Rick Archer
> > > > > <fairfieldlife@>
> > > > > wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > on 2/20/06 1:48 AM, hugheshugo at
> > > > > richardhughes103@ wrote:
> > > > > > >>  
> > > > > > >> Some of the more blatant frauds have been:
> > > > > > >> King Tony's House
> > > > > > >> Pundit Trailers
> > > > > > >> 
> > > > > > >> They come in under the catagory of 'eating your
> > > > > own young'....
> > > > > > >> 
> > > > > > >> 
> > > > > > >> JohnY
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > Sorry I don't understand about pundit trailers
> > > > > and tonys house, I
> > > > > > > live in the UK are they scandals from fairfield,
> > > > > do tell I love a
> > > > > > > bit of gossip!
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > $5 million was raised with a lot of hoopla and
> > > > > arm-twisting to bring
> > > > > pundits
> > > > > > to Fairfield. I suspect Maharishi never intended
> > > > > to send them. Now
> > > > > Mother
> > > > > > Divine is in the housing built for them, because
> > > > > they were kicked out of
> > > > > > North Carolina, because the TMO alienated the
> > > > > Kaplans by
> > > > > misappropriating
> > > > > > 10's of millions of their dollars.
> > > > > 
> > > > > I think what has impacted Ffld the most isn't just
> > > > > that the pundit
> > > > > project didn't work out, but the continual stream of
> > > > > misinformation
> > > > > put out about their imminent arrival.  Much of the
> > > > > $5 million was
> > > > > raised as monthly pledges which meant that the tmo
> > > > > had to maintain
> > > > > hope of pundits coming in order to keep the monthly
> > > > > donations coming.
> > > > >  There was constant updates about progress on their
> > > > > visas, airplanes
> > > > > being leased to bring them here, then the pundits'
> > > > > mothers wouldn't
> > > > > let them travel due to terrorism in the US, then the
> > > > > amazing line that
> > > > > pundit visas were all done but now they needed visas
> > > > > for their cooks,
> > > > > etc.  The best intelligence available from DC is
> > > > > that visas were never
> > > > > obtained for any of the kids, only some older
> > > > > pundits.
> > > > > 
> > > > > I could easily understand not being able to get
> > > > > visas for a bunch of
> > > > > indian kids, but the constant stream of
> > > > > misinformation is what has
> > > > > turned most people off here.  Now the line "when the
> > > > > pundits arrive"
> > > > > is used the same way most people say "when hell
> > > > > freezes over".
> > > > 
> > > > That's so evil, isn't it? The Devil: father of all lies.
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
> > > I don't know if I would call it "evil".
> > > 
> > > I would, however, call all those that gave money -- and kept 
> giving 
> > > money -- "suckers".
> > > 
> > > You all were told for years that the TM Program consisted of the 
> TM 
> > > Technique twice daily and then activity -- based on your OWN 
> > > traditions! -- during the rest of the day.  That's it; that's 
> the 
> > > program.
> > > 
> > > But no; you all kept whispering in MMY's ear: Sure, Maharishi, 
> > > sure...but when are we going to get the REAL, SECRET knowledge?
> > > 
> > > And he always replied: but this is IT, the TM Program is all 
> there 
> > > is...this is the best way to get to enlightenment.
> > > 
> > > But still you all said: wink, wink, nudge, nudge, Maharishi.  
> But 
> > > when are we going to get the REAL knowledge?
> > > 
> > > And MMY kept saying: no, this is it...TM is all you need.
> > > 
> > > And this scenario kept repeating itself for -- oh -- about 25 
> years 
> > > until finally you all wore him down.  And then MMY said: okay, 
> you 
> > > want the secret knowledge?  Well, you asked for it...
> > > 
> > > And then came the Sidhis, political parties, kings, peanut 
> butter 
> > > and candy bars, soap, spices, Vedic Vibration, horoscopes, 
> > > architecture, etc. etc.
> > > 
> > > And you're complaining because you're pundits aren't coming?
> > > 
> > > Please.  Give me a break.
> > > 
> > > You're suckers and you deserved to be removed from your $5 
> million.
> > > 
> > Shemp, 
> >  I agree with most of what you said, but I think that using 
> someone's
> > devotion, innocence and stupidity against them is wrong. I've 
> always
> > thought that it was/is wrong to use someone's ignorance against 
> them.
> > 
> > JohnY
> >
> 
> 
> 
> 
> Where's the "ignorance" if in the first 5 minutes of the first step 
> (i.e. the Intro Lecture) of the seven-step program the student is 
> told that TM is "neither a religion or a philosophy"?
>

Ah come on, you know what I mean. That's like those tiny print
disclaimers in the diet ads: "actual results may differ". Don't condom
 this bad behavior. "We told you in the intro, so we can screw you
over now..."

JohnY






------------------------ Yahoo! Groups Sponsor --------------------~--> 
Join modern day disciples reach the disfigured and poor with hope and healing
http://us.click.yahoo.com/lMct6A/Vp3LAA/i1hLAA/UlWolB/TM
--------------------------------------------------------------------~-> 

To subscribe, send a message to:
[EMAIL PROTECTED]

Or go to: 
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/
and click 'Join This Group!' 
Yahoo! Groups Links

<*> To visit your group on the web, go to:
    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/

<*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:
    [EMAIL PROTECTED]

<*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to:
    http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/
 


Reply via email to