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Marty Rathbun Pleads Insanity, Then Takes the 5th

Marty Rathbun Pleads Insanity, Then Takes the 5th

Bulverde, Texas – In a stunning move right out of a horror novel, Marty Rathbun pleaded insanity when he was caught  blatantly lying in his memoirs, AKA “I Am the Sociopath in the Cuckoo’s Nest,” and then, shockingly, did a turnaround and took the 5th Amendment! Rathbun told the court:“It was dark when I walked [Continue]

The Strange Bond Between Marty Rathbun and Tony Ortega

The Strange Bond Between Marty Rathbun and Tony Ortega

It can become a real head scratcher when you try to understand the strange bond between Marty Rathbun and Tony Ortega who, apparently, was fired by the Village Voice for being obsessed with Scientology “stories” at the expense of his job. Let’s start with Marty Rathbun. He’s ranging far afield these days from when he [Continue]

Marty and Monique Rathbun

Marty and Monique Rathbun

We’ve been wondering lately about Marty Rathbun’s flair for self-promotion and whether the so-called “guru” of Bulverde, Texas is more content indulging in showmanship than he is in guiding his clients on the path to self-knowledge. A look at Rathbun’s blog shows a couple of vanity books he has authored, a self-idolizing photo of himself [Continue]

Marty Rathbun’s Rule: I’m Always Right!

Marty Rathbun’s Rule: I’m Always Right!

We think we may have discovered why elements of the “indie” group are unhappy, to put it mildly, with their ersatz leader, counseling “guru” Mark “Marty” Rathbun. Throughout the course of Rathbun’s career in Scientology, and outside of it since his removal in 2004, one thing about Marty has remained constant – he is always [Continue]

Marty Rathbun Copy & Paste Technology

Marty Rathbun Copy & Paste Technology

Marty Rathbun appears to be questioning his own place – and de facto leadership position – in the so-called and much fractured group. Torn and conflicted in his musings, Rathbun is trying to accomplish one or two things, if not both. First – put aside all doubts that he does not subscribes to the teachings [Continue]

Is Marty Rathbun losing control?

Is Marty Rathbun losing control?

Is Marty Rathbun losing control of his “indie” group, courtesy of Tony Ortega? That seems to be the topic of conversation making the rounds and it appears that Marty Rathbun, the self-styled “indie” guru, is more than just a little bit worried – a tad too concerned that Tony Ortega, who now operates his own [Continue]

Marty Rathbun & Tony Ortega: What Do They Have In Common?

Marty Rathbun & Tony Ortega: What Do They Have In Common?

Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. Could this old proverb apply to the bizarre relationship between Marty Rathbun and Tony Ortega? First of all, what do the two have in common? Insanity is the common denominator. Rathbun, a self-styled guru who ekes out a living “counseling” unfortunate souls, abandoned his religion nine years [Continue]

Who Am I?

Who Am I?

Marty Rathbun doesn’t really know who he really is because he constantly switches from being the “victim” to “persecutor” to “rescuer”. This can be summarized as follows: Marty Rathbun the “victim” – I did all those bad things because I was ordered to do them. Marty Rathbun the “persecutor” – If [Continue]

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