Perhaps Clearsound mined the ARSC Member List which is public and
available through the ARSC website.
On 11/30/2015 1:28 PM, Tom Fine wrote:
> I received in the mail today a package from a Suzanne Bolstad with a
> San Jacinto, CA address. In the packages was what appears to be a
> 2500' hub of RMG PEM468 tape, which her cover letter claimed was once
> used and then bulk-erased. Her letter offers pricing on more of this
> tape -- $25 per half-inch "30 minutes" (I'm assuming 2500') on metal
> reel; $13.75 per quarter-inch "30 minutes on plastic reels; and $10
> per "30 minutes" on NAB hubs. This was an unsolicited package and
> letter, although if the tape turns out to be un-sticky and sounds
> good, it's a nice way to solicit business.
> Ms. Bolstad provided an e-mail address of [log in to unmask]
> And a phone number of 323-960-3569.
> Here is what Whois says about clearsound.com:
> also note the contact phone numbers -- same first 8 digits as Ms.
> Bolstad's phone number.
> I conclude that this is unsolicited package was sent by someone
> working for or affiliated with the scientologists, and that
> organization may be the ultimate seller of the tape. I wonder why they
> have thousands of reels of type 468 tape, one used and bulk erased?
> -- Tom Fine