A cult is a shared group trance where the members are unable to terminate the trance at will.
And guess what! Typology Central is a shared group trance that we can't terminate at will.
Many members have tried to terminate their shared group trance on Typology Central but failed. They have tried and tried and failed and failed.
If you doubt me, try to terminate your group trance on Typology Central by leaving now immediately and permanently without coming back. I bet you can't. If so, you are hooked on the cult of Typology Central.