Couldn't let this poignant insight get away:
Newbie IvyWalker writes (under topic heading "Why do the majority of newbies dissappear???"
"Now I want to tell why I am also here: I am always surprised that you ex JW in USA and around the world have exactly the same experiences and feelings like we in Germany. The JW-Organization is really the same on the whole world. They are doing the same stupid things everywhere."