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.

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Comments (2)
  1. Gloamy Lee Sang says:

    If there is life there is hope. Never give up. Never look back. keep your head straight. Be thankful to Doral Chenweth. God bless you.

  2. Ajamu says:

    This is the reason Atlanta,Shirley Franklin, you or I should not look down on the homeless. do you have any idea how many talented people are sleeping in the streets? What about the homeless families with talented and gifted children? We can do better, We must do BETTER!

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