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 Post subject: Peter Popoff
PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2018 2:45 am 
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Just saw a commercial where this guy is selling Miracle Spring Water. :verymad:

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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I've seen that ad. I couldn't believe that all the people claiming benefits were all African-American. It seemed almost racist to me.

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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Mmmmmmm ... miracle spring water.

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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I've seen that ad. I couldn't believe that all the people claiming benefits were all African-American. It seemed almost racist to me.


You forgot the obligatory gif :fyi:

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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Just saw a commercial where this guy is selling Miracle Spring Water. :verymad:


Just? This bloke has been peddlin' that snake oil for decades!

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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I've seen that ad. I couldn't believe that all the people claiming benefits were all African-American. It seemed almost racist to me.


Well he got discredited to white Protestant so he went somewhere else.

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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I had to google the name, but with that prompting there came a vague memory of the earlier scandal about him.

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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Blatant snake oil salesman. Haven't seen this charlatan latety, but what a transparent bunch of baloney.

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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Worse than him is this bloke, he provides a platform for every charlatan and whack job w/in "Christendom." It amazes me at how gullible the masses really are! :shock:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Omb7Za59PUQ

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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Worse than him is this bloke, he provides a platform for every charlatan and whack job w/in "Christendom." It amazes me at how gullible the masses really are! :shock:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Omb7Za59PUQ

Is it's kinda of kinda of I'm okay you're okay mentality, send me your money and God will count it good?

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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The testimonials in the ad were mostly financial gains and windfalls.

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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Signum Crucis wrote:
Just saw a commercial where this guy is selling Miracle Spring Water. :verymad:


Just? This bloke has been peddlin' that snake oil for decades!


Yeah, literally "just". I posted within seconds of seeing the ad.

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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Signum Crucis wrote:
Just saw a commercial where this guy is selling Miracle Spring Water. :verymad:


I thought he was dead!

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With Miracle Spring Water to help him? How could that be?

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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With Miracle Spring Water to help him? How could that be?


:laughhard

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 Post subject: Re: Peter Popoff
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If I were a confidence trickster, and my name was Popoff, I'd change it; I mean, even before I was caught ought under that name. There is that something about it which is surely not naturally conducive to inspiring confidence in English speakers.

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