If You Catch My Grift

Episodes

36: The Tiny Tyrant of Scientology: David Miscavige (ft. Gay Dave)

While most people associate Scientology with its founder, L Ron Hubbard, there's another guy who's ushered the organization into the modern age, refining the scheme to squeeze out the most money from its followers. That man is David Miscavige. We're joined by Gay Dave from Echoplex Media to discuss Miscavige's rise to power. (Also, what happened to his wife?) Check out all of Dave's content at https://www.echoplexmedia.com/ And on Twitter: @mistahbuhau Our Socials: Website: https://ifyoucatchmygrift.com/ Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/ifyoucatchmygrift Twitter: @catchmygriftpod Instagram: @catchmygriftpod Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IfYouCatchMyGrift Notes: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/scientology-church-abuse-scandal-lawsuit-human-trafficking-forced-labour-leah-reminisce-david-miscavige-a8968051.html https://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/jun/22/scientology-leader-attacked-staff-allegation https://www.vanityfair.com/style/2014/03/shelly-miscavige-scientology-queen-de-throned https://www.jrepodcast.com/episode/joe-rogan-experience-947-ron-miscavige/ https://web.archive.org/web/20000616032114/http://www.sptimes.com/TampaBay/102598/scientologypart1.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientology_as_a_business#:~:text=it%20is%20%243%2C200.-,Church%20of%20Scientology%2Downed%20properties,of%20land%20worth%20168%20million. https://www.villagevoice.com/2012/01/25/the-strange-death-of-flo-barnett-mother-in-law-to-scientology-leader-david-miscavige/ https://content.time.com/time/subscriber/article/0,33009,972865,00.html https://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/07/us/07scientology.html 7540130