Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 27
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 52,739, Level: 71
    Level completed: 13%, Points required for next Level: 1,311
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    AirWalke's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    5,849
    Points
    52,739
    Level
    71
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 61
    Given: 41

    Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTysXITBCmk]YouTube - Homeless man w/golden radio voice in Columbus, OH[/ame]

    My jaw dropped when he started talking. Talk about unexpected.


    Go Sssssssssyclones!

  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 146,345, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    RayShimley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Stillwater, MN
    Posts
    6,180
    Points
    146,345
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 209
    Given: 40

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    Holy ****. That sounded like it was dubbed or something. Amazing story, hope he does get a second chance if he is really 2 years clean.



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 244,860, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    17,104
    Points
    244,860
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,014
    Given: 1,707

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    hahaha that is awesome!


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

  4. #4
    Keep and Pride - It works
    Points: 414,371, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    LindenCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    29,470
    Points
    414,371
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,583
    Given: 11,141

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    Wow, that is impressive.



  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 157,823, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Marshalltown
    Posts
    11,045
    Points
    157,823
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 656
    Given: 454

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    You can usually tell when those guys are "clean" or not. He seemed to be. Hope he gets a shot.



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 109,839, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Boxerdaddy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Beaverdale, IA
    Posts
    3,255
    Points
    109,839
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 222
    Given: 692

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    It takes a lot of humility as well to beg on the street. I bet this guy is back on his feet in no time and I wish him the best. Seems to be very articulate and well educated. There's a lesson for all of the dropouts out there...granted this guy will get picked up due to his voice talents but without his education he'd have to settle for BK or a Walmart greeter. They can take your money but they can't take your education.



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 592,055, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Close Enough, IA
    Posts
    22,354
    Points
    592,055
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,239
    Given: 679

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    Looks like he's getting an interview:

    'Golden-voiced' homeless man lands radio spot - U.S. news - Wonderful World - msnbc.com

    A morning radio show in Columbus called " Dave and Jimmy" plans to interview "the homeless man with the awesome voice" in studio on Wednesday, CBS reported.

    "We're going to find some way to help this guy!" Dave and Jimmy said on their Facebook page.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 118,309, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ISUFB's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Mesa, AZ
    Posts
    6,368
    Points
    118,309
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 391
    Given: 289

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    that is an amazing voice that guy has.



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 24,966, Level: 48
    Level completed: 42%, Points required for next Level: 584
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    price26's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    2,026
    Points
    24,966
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    Wow. Seems pretty legit and pretty sincere.



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 62,877, Level: 77
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    simply1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Portland, OR
    Posts
    5,888
    Points
    62,877
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 174
    Given: 14

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    Good luck radio voice overlord :)


    I don't do signatures. Blondes, brunettes, and red heads are a different story.

  11. #11
    Keep and Pride - It works
    Points: 414,371, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    LindenCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    29,470
    Points
    414,371
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,583
    Given: 11,141

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    That was quick, but once this thing hit YouTube you had to figure he would get an interview soon. Good luck to him!



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 62,877, Level: 77
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    simply1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Portland, OR
    Posts
    5,888
    Points
    62,877
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 174
    Given: 14

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    Sounds like he's in high demand at this moment anyways

    A voice from the streets has the sound of a fairy tale | The Columbus Dispatch


    I don't do signatures. Blondes, brunettes, and red heads are a different story.

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 62,877, Level: 77
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 373
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    simply1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Portland, OR
    Posts
    5,888
    Points
    62,877
    Level
    77
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 174
    Given: 14

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    He sort of resembles a caricature of Obama to me, like if duffy were to draw him


    I don't do signatures. Blondes, brunettes, and red heads are a different story.

  14. #14
    UVA est, ut destruatur
    Points: 854,265, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 65.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    60,401
    Points
    854,265
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10,688
    Given: 4,756

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    I hope he gets a shot at turning it around. His voice is pretty amazing, and he seems like a bright guy.



  15. #15
    Starter
    Points: 17,616, Level: 40
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 434
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    galactawitz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    814
    Points
    17,616
    Level
    40
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 0

    Re: Homeless Man with the Golden Radio Voice

    Didn't one of the big Hollywood Movie voiceover guys die this last year? This guy could do that job in a heartbeat!



    No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference. ~Tommy Lasorda

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM