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 Post subject: This makes me happy.
PostPosted: Wed Jan 05, 2011 6:21 pm 
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So... I'm sure most of you have heard about the homeless guy with the amazing radio voice. If not, here's the original video that was making the rounds yesterday:



Well... since then, he's been receiving offers non-stop for jobs, including from the Cleveland Cavaliers. Here's an interview with The Early Show that made me cry...



The internet is awesome.


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 Post subject: Re: This makes me happy.
PostPosted: Wed Jan 12, 2011 6:36 pm 
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Not to piss in this guy's Cheerio's, but I had some reservations here with the stories of him abandoning his family PLUS leaving his wife with a love child to raise he had from an affair (not exactly a heart-warming story), and then news broke last night of him being detained after an argument with his daughter at an LA hotel.

Today, he's entering rehab: http://www.ktla.com/news/landing/ktla-t ... 5923.story

Sometimes I think we want stories to be more feel-good than they are. Aside from having a really cool voice, I haven't read much to believe this story is going to end well.


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 Post subject: Re: This makes me happy.
PostPosted: Thu Jan 13, 2011 12:20 am 
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And here's the proverbial "other shoe dropping":

"Although Williams had claimed that he was sober for more than two years, he admitted to Dr. Phil that was not the case. He he has been drinking daily."

http://www.news-press.com/article/20110 ... 1002/RSS01


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 Post subject: Re: This makes me happy.
PostPosted: Thu Jan 13, 2011 12:36 pm 
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My mother asked me if this was the baseball player.

I really wish I was joking......



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 Post subject: Re: This makes me happy.
PostPosted: Thu Jan 13, 2011 12:44 pm 
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They both could hit .400.

One was on a breathalyzer but still.

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 Post subject: Re: This makes me happy.
PostPosted: Thu Jan 13, 2011 2:49 pm 
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chinabox wrote:
They both could hit .400.

One was on a breathalyzer but still.

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Hilarious! :lol:

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