Run, Leah, Run! I don’t know if I’m being melodramatic by saying I’m a little frightened for Leah Remini, but I can’t help myself. Where Scientology is involved, weird things (allegedly) happen. If David Miscavige’s wife can go missing, anyone can.
Us magazine has a source (yeah, I hear what you’re thinking, but we’re talking Xenu here, so be quiet) who says Tom Cruise is “furious” and “freaking out” over the allegations Leah Remini has made in her Scientology tell-all, Troublemaker. The insider claims Cruise thinks Remini’s tales about his wedding to Katie Holmes, including that the couple’s 7-month old daughter was left crying on a bathroom floor, are a “major betrayal.”
“Leah is what the church calls a ‘suppressive person,’ so she’s evil in his mind. He wipes the memory of any SP out of his life. He’s letting the Scientology people discredit her.” (Us)
Uh, yeah. Good luck with that, Tom.
Actually, what I think is happening here is that more and more people are unafraid to detail what really goes on behind those Scientolocurtains, and the public is becoming more inclined to believe their increasingly personal stories — like Cruise allegedly having fits over chipped teacups and missing cookie ingredients — leaving somebody feeling a little exposed.
Let’s put some good vibes out there for Leah, and just in case she happens to be reading…