More Scientology criticizing in the media…Dr. Drew Pinsky called it cult like and speculated on why Tom Cruise joined the religion. In return, Tom’s lawyer fired back and compared Dr. Drew to the Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels.
Dr. Drew said,
"A lot of people in the public eye who behave strangely have mental
illness we can learn from, and much of it is based on childhood trauma,
without a doubt. Take a guy like Tom Cruise. Why would somebody be
drawn into a cultish kind of environment like Scientology? To me,
that’s a function of a very deep emptiness and suggests serious neglect
in childhood – maybe some abuse, but mostly neglect."
And Tom’s lawyer responded saying that Dr. Drew is an "unqualified television performer who is obviously just looking for
"The last time we heard garbage like this was from
Dr. Drew isn’t unqualified though…he does have an actual medical degree, practices and teaches psychiatry.
Regardless of the criticism, is it ever ok to compare someone to a Nazi?!?!?Then again, was it ok for Dr. Drew to call Scientology a cult?
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