Special to the Chronicle
Back in the day, the Rev. Eddie Padgett was a beer-guzzling, weed-smoking, woman-chasing loser, and he has the title to prove it.
“In high school, I got kicked off sports teams, smoked marijuana, drank a lot of alcohol and got involved in crime,” he said. “The graduating class voted me as the guy most likely not to succeed. Over 1,200 people called me a loser.”