Critical Q&A

This is the audio version of Chris Shelton's weekly Critical Question and Answer show on his YouTube channel. In this show, Chris answers questions posed by viewers in the comments section of his Q&A videos or sent by email to Questions cover a wide range of topics but tend to focus on Scientology and critical thinking, as well as Chris' personal experiences with and in the Church of Scientology.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 39m. Bisher sind 370 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 10 days 18 hours 10 minutes


Critical Q&A 378

This week it’s a deep dive into what it takes to do Scientology’s OT levels, the Emotional Tone Scale, my thoughts on The Sandman and also on Alex Jones’ latest problems and a lot more. Enjoy! (1) Can you talk about the Sea Org’s security policies/proc...



Critical Q&A #377 – We’re Back!

Today we did a live stream Q&A show and it went great. We talked Grant Cardone and other Scientology criminals and opportunists, the cancellation of the RPF and what replaced it and a lot more. Enjoy!



Critical Q&A #376 – LIVE

This week we went live to answer a slew of questions about Scientology and its history, Donald Trump in the news and a whole lot more. Enjoy!


 2022-08-14  1h1m

Critical Q&A #375

This week it’s answers about Scientology Sunday services, Hubbard’s family tree, movies with Scientology data in them and more. Enjoy! (1) When were “Sunday services” introduced in Scientology? Was it before you left or after? If before,


 2022-08-07  39m

Critical Q&A 374

This week I talk in detail about Scientology auditing and how it works, Tom Cruise and why Scientologists love him so much, why Hubbard is thought of so highly despite his bad looks and a lot more. Enjoy! (1) I am curious about people finding themselve...


 2022-07-31  54m

Critical Q&A #373

This week, it’s answers about loaded language in Scientology, how much should cult education be part of schooling, why is David Mayo a significant name in Scientology’s history and a lot more. Enjoy! (1) When I was still relatively new to Scientology,


 2022-07-24  34m

Critical Q&A #372 – LIVE

This week we had a last-minute change of plans and so I went live for the Q&A. We had some great questions about what I would have done had my parents been declared when I was still in, gun rights and other non-controversial issues came up which we had...


 2022-07-18  1h1m

Critical Q&A #370

This week, it’s answers about hypnotic trance in auditing, volunteering for the Aftermath Foundation, what is it that makes Scientologists think such ridiculous nonsense is true and a lot more. Enjoy!


 2022-07-03  45m

Critical Q&A #369 – LIVE

Today we discussed a lot of Scientology-related questions including Scientology axioms, the occult origins of Hubbard’s ideas, whether Miscavige grieved over his father’s death and a lot more. Enjoy!


 2022-06-27  59m

Critical Q&A #368

This week, it’s answers about critical thinking and recovery from cultic beliefs, Scientology monitoring OT information on the internet, how Tom Cruise manages to stay away from the tough questions and a lot more. Enjoy!


 2022-06-19  53m