Homeless Radio Sensation Briefly Held by LA Police

LOS ANGELES – Ted Williams, the Ohio homeless man whose smooth radio voice made him an Internet sensation, had to do some quick talking to Los Angeles police. Officers were called when Williams and his daughter got into a heated argument Monday night at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel & Spa, Officer Catherine Massey said. “I […]

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Silky-Voiced Homeless Man Copes with Sudden Fame

NEW YORK – A homeless man from Ohio who quickly became a celebrity thanks to his smooth announcing voice indicates it’s been challenging dealing with the rush of fame. “I wanted a nerve pill yesterday, to be honest with you,” Ted Williams said Friday on CBS’ “Early Show.” The 53-year-old recovering addict said a psychologist […]

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‘Golden Voiced’ Homeless Man Lands MSNBC Gig

The first great underdog story of 2011 is unfolding at heart-warming, warp speed. Ted Williams, christened by the media as the homeless man with the “golden voice,” has been hired by MSNBC. Williams will do voice overs for the cable network’s “Lean Forward” campaign in commercials that begin airing Thursday. He will also appear Thursday […]

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