A 30-second Tremendous Bowl business needs you to be taught extra about Scientology.
The church ran an advert throughout the massive recreation for the sixth straight 12 months, this time encouraging viewers to seek out out concerning the non secular beliefs of the controversial group.
The spot contains photographs of the Church of Scientology on Sundown Blvd. and Hollywood Blvd., in addition to the emblem superimposed onto a billboard in Instances Sq..
“Curious? We thought so,” the closing narration reads.
Amid controversy concerning the secretive faith, together with alleged abuses and the disappearance of a number of high-level members, social media customers questioned the business.
“Something occur within the final 5 minutes? I’ve been studying all of the cool stuff on the Scientology web site. Looks like an incredible group of oldsters over there,” tweeted WFAN host Gregg Giannotti.
“I hoped that Scientology advert was going to be one other Tide advert,” wrote comic Rory Albanese.
“Did @nbc actually settle for a #scientology advert?? They’re patently anti-LGBT and harmful. Very disappointing,” LGBT advocate Cyd Zeigler tweeted.
“Um, this Scientology business asking ‘yeah, what do they imagine?’ @LeahRemini already defined all of it to us, and no, we’re not ‘curious?’ you horrifying, family-destroying cult!” wrote actor Emerson Collins.