Fluffeh writes: "An Australian resident has said the Church of Scientology imprisoned her on its cruise ship The Freewinds. Valeska Paris says the Church of Scientology's leader David Miscavige sent her to the ship when she was 17, to prevent her mother taking her away from Scientology. Ms Paris says she ended up being on the ship for over a decade, and was unable to leave The Freewinds for the first six years without an escort."
"I have more information in one place than anybody in the world."
-- Jerry Pournelle, an absurd notion, apparently about the BIX BBS