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While millions flock to the Left Behind series of books and movies Christopher Ricci warns Christians that if they believe in such false doctrines they will be left behind.

The Left Behind series depicts the tribulations leading to Armageddon and has become so popular Newsweek recently put authors Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins on their May 24 th cover. The magazine called the two who have sold 62 million books “pop prophets.”

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George Pearson was banished to the East Side for following the gospel of Jesus Christ. But, that punishment proved to be a blessing for an emerging neighborhood.


The year was 1900. Robert Waldrop, a radio producer, remembered what Pearson faced when he crossed the Maumee as The East Side Man at The Blade. "East Toledo was a forgotten village of 17,000 inhabitants on the far side of the Cherry Street Bridge.

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The man dubbed The Nude Dude perpetrated one of the most confounding cases in the history of crime in East Toledo.

When finally caught, the former All-State track star ran up 97 cases of indecent exposure, said Bob Morrissey, a retired Toledo Police Detective.

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