Scientology Guards Shoot, Kill Sword-Wielding Man

Security guards shot dead a man swinging samurai swords at the Church of Scientology's Celebrity Center in Hollywood. The fortysomething man with tatooed arms had gone back and forth to his car before getting "close enough to hurt" the security guards. Sure, Tom Cruise's cult has a history of turning viciously on its malcontents, but this particular ex-Scientologist was "very clear[ly]" threatening rather than protesting , Los Angeles police — still investigating — tell the LA Times. Which presents a bit of a PR dilemma to Anonymous, the ad-hoc anti-Scientology group that can't decide whether to stay the hell away from this story or flog the angle that the sect's three guards killed an innocent unnecessarily:

Scientology Guards Shoot, Kill Sword-Wielding Man

Scientology Guards Shoot, Kill Sword-Wielding Man

Scientology Guards Shoot, Kill Sword-Wielding Man

Scientology Guards Shoot, Kill Sword-Wielding Man