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Could Scientology Have Saved Anna Nicole?

3/1/2007 10:10 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Anna Nicole Smith, crying.It's all over but the crying for Anna Nicole Smith, with her burial planned for Friday, but John Travolta thinks that she might've lived if only she had let Scientology heal her.

The super Thetan, who appeared with Smith in "Be Cool," proclaims that if Anna Nicole had gotten help at Narconon, the drug detox program "inspired" by the writings of L. Ron Hubbard and associated with the Church of Scientology, all would be different today. "It's so sad," said Travolta to MSNBC. "We could have helped her with Narconon but didn't get a chance."

Meanwhile, Smith's farewell will be, as her life was, "over the top," said a friend who's organizing the memorial. About 300 guests, reports the AP, will gather at a church in the Bahamas, and Anna will be dressed in a custom-made gown. What's not certain is whether her casket will be open or closed, and whether her mother, Virgie Arthur, who dropped her bid to bury Anna in her native Texas, will attend.

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31.

ORPHANS IN UNITED STATES NEEDS JUST AS MUCH HELP , STARTS AT "HOME ( USA )    



WHAT COULD A "CULT" DO FOR A PERSON , EXCEPT FOR TAKING THERE MONEYYYYYYYYYYY $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ .

OH JOIN THE CULT , BUT AT THE SAME TIME , WE WILL TAKE YOUR MONEY .....WHAT A JOKE OF PLACE ........

JOHN TRAVOLTA , HE'S BRAIN WASHED .........DUHHHHHHHH ............


ANNA WAS ALWAYS ON DRUGS , AND EVERYONE SHE HUNG WITH .

CELEBS ARE ALWAYS ON DRUGS AND DRINKING ............ALWAYS ON A MENTAL TRIP.

OUT OF ALL THE FRIENDS , ANNA HAD "LARRY BIRKHEAD" WAS THE ONLY NORMAL PERSON .

SAD PART IS FANS , WILL BUY FROM ALL THESE CELEBS , WHO'S MAKING MILLIONS OF DOLLARS , $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ , THE FANS ARE THE ONES WHO'S POOR , IF THEY WERE SMART THEY WOULD SAVE THERE MONEYYYYYYY..

LET THE CELEBS GET A "REAL JOB" INSTEAD OF GOING TO MOVIES , BUYING CD'S , AND ANYTHING ELSE THAT SUPPLIES CELEBS WITH MONEY ................

2701 days ago
32.

Cinnamon    

I have nothing against Anna Nicole, but I refuse to put her on a pedestal.
Let's be honest here people.
She surrounded herself with greedy people because she was a greedy person.
Being a gold-digger by using an old man, trying to steal his fortune with her lawsuit (against the Marshall estate) and also the way she tried to steal that house in the Bahamas are just a couple of examples.
She was what she was and she was FAR from being a saint.


2701 days ago
33.

Maddy    

I can't believe that Scientologists would have been interested in Anna Nichole. Now if she ended up with a good chunk of the Marshall estate, that would have been a different matter.

Taylor Hicks? According to his fansites, he is soaring over platinum in sales and selling out venues everywhere. They don't mention that the "venues" are around 800 seats and he's barely "sold" gold. I wish him well, but let's keep it honest.

2701 days ago
34.

SJ    

# 13 is sooooo RIGHT!

2701 days ago
35.

justpicky    

Your comments: WHAT COULD A "CULT" DO FOR A PERSON , EXCEPT FOR TAKING THERE
MONEYYYYYYYYYYY $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ . OH JOIN THE CULT , BUT AT THE
SAME TIME , WE WILL TAKE YOUR MONEY .....WHAT A JOKE OF PLACE
........JOHN TRAVOLTA , HE'S BRAIN WASHED .........DUHHHHHHHH
............ANNA WAS ALWAYS ON DRUGS , AND EVERYONE SHE HUNG WITH .
CELEBS ARE ALWAYS ON DRUGS AND DRINKING ............ALWAYS ON A
MENTAL TRIP. OUT OF ALL THE FRIENDS , ANNA HAD "LARRY BIRKHEAD" WAS
THE ONLY NORMAL PERSON . SAD PART IS FANS , WILL BUY FROM ALL THESE
CELEBS , WHO'S MAKING MILLIONS OF DOLLARS , $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ , THE
FANS ARE THE ONES WHO'S POOR , IF THEY WERE SMART THEY WOULD SAVE
THERE MONEYYYYYYY..LET THE CELEBS GET A "REAL JOB" INSTEAD OF GOING
TO MOVIES , BUYING CD'S , AND ANYTHING ELSE THAT SUPPLIES CELEBS WITH
MONEY ................

2701 days ago
36.

Michelle    

John Travolta---it is sad to watch you and so many Scientologists, who spew almost all the same words and phrases about everything, and who believe somehow your way is THE way. If it solves all of lifes problems, where is L. Ron Hubbard? Maybe some outer space creatures came and took him!!!! Scientologists are frightening to watch--like you are all in a trance when it comes to this rubbish!!!

2701 days ago
37.

TH    

Scientology isn't the be-all and cure-all for everything. I guess one can easily say that any religion possibly could've helped Smith. The same can be said for medically-based intervention. Or better yet, how about Smith not having been controlled and drugged up by the likes of Stern? Scientologists are quick to make a statement such as what Travolta said, yet they fail to comment on what was being done to Smith by those around her and who controlled and drugged her. So much for talking out of both sides of the mouth.

2701 days ago
38.

Paige    

I guess he knows the history of psychiatry too. This whole scenario is an homage to karma-she used people to get what she wanted earlier in life. Then, towards the end of her life, she was used by Daniel K Stern to get what he wanted. Its really so sad. Especially for that beautiful baby. Is anyone going to investigate the fact that two people are inexplicably dead and now DKS is the only person in line to recieve the money?? Things that make you go "hhhmmmmm"

2701 days ago
39.

Bring it on!    

TMZ: What's not certain is whether her mother, Virgie Arthur, who dropped her bid to bury Anna in her native Texas, will attend.
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I assume that Viergie Arthur will be attending because--a spokesman for the funeral home in the Bahamas said on TV this morning that Richard C. Milstein (guardian ad litem) is working with Stern, Birkhead and Arthur to finalize the list of 300 people that will be invited to attend Anna's funeral...with each getting to invite 100.

2701 days ago
40.

concerned    

Nancy, I agree with all you said. I saw Howard on ET last night. He said that Virgie just wanted Anna's body so she could sell the rights to the funeral and become a rich woman. A few minutes later Mary Hart said that ET would be in the Bahamas covering the funeral. I guess HKS thinks people don't know that ET is paying him big bucks for all his stories. I'll never watch ET again. They make me sick with all their biased reporting. They have no compassion for Anna's mother. I wonder what ET will say when Howard is arrested for murder.

2701 days ago
41.

isnt she special    

I couldn't stand Tayler Hicks from the start. His voice is "okay"!! All he had was his obnoxious dancing and body jolting moves. No biggie there!

2701 days ago
42.

snoop    

I think after RON RALE condemned TMZ last night he put a VOODOO curse on this site because TMZ is outta whack today

2701 days ago
43.

Missy    

Why would anyone value John Travolta 2 cents.? Who died and made him King.....

2701 days ago
44.

Hippo    

Maybe Johnn Travolta's comments will end up helping to warn people AWAY from Scientology. Cruise and Travolta are trying to recruit, and I don't think they understand how creepy they appear. They're achieving the opposite of what they're trying to do.

2701 days ago
45.

Missy    

John, what about HKS. Get him in your Camp.......

2701 days ago
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