The only point to make is you don’t need a “certified” TM teacher to learn TM.  In the UK at least there are qualified, open minded & highly experienced TM teachers who teach fulll-time outside of the TM org without all the “bull”.  ie : check out The Meditation Trust.

Howard Stern and Jerry Seinfeld Discuss Transcendental Meditation
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kPLn1ZgGxos