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What a Difference 24 Hours Makes!

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es homelessman 1511 copy 480x360 What a Difference 24 Hours Makes!

Just ask Ted Williams. 24 hours after a video featuring him was posted on You Tube his life has changed in a dramatic way!

Ted Williams’ life has completely changed overnight — from panhandling on the streets of Columbus, Ohio just days ago, to appearing on the “Today” show Thursday to talk about becoming a YouTube sensation.

A video was filmed next to a Columbus freeway showing Williams asking for money with a handwritten sign. Columbus Dispatch web producer Doral Chenoweth discovered Williams had a voice perfect for radio — put it on the paper’s website — and the rest is internet history. Now the job offers have come pouring in. He appeared on “The Today Show” this morning.

Williams has been offered a job with the Cleveland Cavaliers and a house mortgage free.

Read more: http://extratv.warnerbros.com/2011/01/homeless_man_with_golden_voice.php#ixzz1AHGR8uyw

and here is more from the Associated Press:

http://video.ap.org/?t=By%20Section/U.S.&g=0106dv_ny_homeless_voice&f=1167515

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