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Man with the Golden Voice - Internet success story

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Man with the Golden Voice - Internet success story

Postby Charles » Thu Jan 06, 2011 1:02 pm

Love to see this kind of thing happen.

I'm sure there's many people who've heard about it. The latest YouTube video that went viral to the point of completely changing someone's life for the better.

There's a fellow out of Columbus, Ohio, originally from Brooklyn, New York. Homeless, a victim of self destruction through alcohol and drugs, wound up living on the streets and panhandling at freeway on ramps.

Someone shot a video of him, posted it on YouTube, and the world discovered just how talented he is. He has an excellent radio announcers voice, worked in that area years ago, and now he's getting another chance at success.

His name is Ted Williams, not to be confused with the baseball great of Boston Red Sox fame.

Here's the video that started things happening for him.

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Re: Man with the Golden Voice - Internet success story

Postby Charles » Thu Jan 06, 2011 1:08 pm

A couple of days later, he's a national celebrity!

Here he is being interviewed on CBS TV.



He's on his way back up as job offers are coming in for him.

Read more about it here.

Another great example of how the Internet can help change lives, get them out of the gutter and help people's dreams come true.

I wish this man all the good fortune in the world.

Maybe we'll see him doing voice overs in animation someday.
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Re: Man with the Golden Voice - Internet success story

Postby SNAKEBITE » Sat Jan 08, 2011 6:01 pm

just as humanity scores itself some points...
http://www.tmz.com/2011/01/05/golden-ra ... york-city/
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Re: Man with the Golden Voice - Internet success story

Postby emavatson » Wed Jan 12, 2011 3:09 am

I think its really appreciation deserving ..
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