If You Catch My Grift

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2. The Undoing (and Rebirth) of Jesus Clown: Peter Popoff (Part 2)

Today we learn about the later life of Peter Popoff and a little about how he got his family into the grift business. Stay in touch with If You Catch My Grift on Twitter! If You Catch My Grift: @youcatchmygrift Dalton: @CatchDalton Austin: @austinagogo Citations https://www.businessinsider.com/scam-everlasting-after-25-years-debunked-faith-healer-still-preaching-debt-relief-scam-2011-9 https://www.truthinadvertising.org/peter-popoffs-miracle-spring-water/ https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/21/obituaries/james-randi-dead.html https://www.gq.com/story/peter-popoff-born-again-scoundrel https://web.archive.org/web/20121110063847/http://www.canada.com/nanaimodailynews/story.html?id=c646f380-3796-41a6-821d-5e29c54e0b98 https://casa.colorado.edu/~dduncan/pseudoscience/PeterPopoff.htm Popoff, Peter. A New Fire is Blazing. Faith Messenger Publications. 1981. Randi, James. Faith Healers. Jame Randi Educational Foundation. Kindle Edition. 1987. Royko, Mike. “TV Preacher Takes Woman’s Life Savings Without Regret”. Johnson City Press-Chronicle. Nov 24, 1983. p. 41. Sanchez, Crystal. The Real Truth Behind People United for Christ. Apple Books Edition. 2013. Intro: Whether Terrified or Unafraid by ‘68 Outro: Sunday Morning by The Velvet Underground 4785080