Re: ex eckist
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Pete Chown <pete@...> wrote:
>This guy obviously doesn't know anything about ex-eckists OR eckankar. Gotta feel sorry for him.
> Hi Todd,
> > ex eckist who write negative comments about eckankar remind me so much
> > of the employees that are hired by a company and in their first year
> > they are eager to learn everything about this company, the second year
> > they still don't know quite enough but have the basics down, the third
> > year they are getting a little more confident then when they first
> > started and are able to help new employees with the basics, by the
> > fourth year with company they start to become a little vocal and start
> > suggesting ways to improve certain areas in the company, by the fifth
> > year they start to question the management and their ways in running the
> > company, by the six year they have become supreme in all things dealing
> > with the company and think the management is worthless or needs help,
> > its about this time a new employee shows up and replaces you.
> Don't stop telling the story half way through. :-) Was the employee
> right that the management was worthless?
- Hi Sharon,
> This guy obviously doesn't know anything about ex-eckists OR eckankar.I know... But I thought the analogy was interesting. The implication
> Gotta feel sorry for him.
was that the people running the business were bound to be right, and the
employee wrong. That's very similar to someone in a cult thinking that
the leadership is always right.