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Charles Ramsey’s Turbulent 15 Minutes of Fame

Helping to free three women from nearly a decade in captivity would seem to be enough. Neighbor Charles Ramsey has also become a star, offering moments of levity in an unspeakably horrible story, free publicity for a restaurant chain and unexpected lessons in race relations.

Watch: Jimmy Kimmel Salutes Hilarious Hero Charles Ramsey

A star is born! Charles Ramsey, the Cleveland restaurant dishwasher who was just sitting at home, eating a Big Mac and minding his own business, when he heard a woman’s screams coming from his neighbor’s house, became a true American hero when he ended up kicking in the door and rescuing three women who had been kidnapped 10 years ago.