Meet Charles Ramsey: Cleveland dishwasher, unlikely hero, sudden Internet sensation.
The video has gone viral, his sound bites lauded online as classics:
• “Bro, I knew something was wrong when a pretty little white girl ran into a black man s arms. Something is wrong here.”
• “I heard screaming. I was eating my McDonald’s. I went outside and saw this girl going nuts trying to get out of her house.”
• “You’ve got some big testicles to pull this off, bro, because we see this dude everyday. I mean everyday.”
• “There’s nothing exciting about him. Well, until today.”
Ramsey has even charmed Hollywood.
Actress Valerie Bertinelli Tweeted: “I think I’m in love, Charles Ramsey. #Cleveland #Hero.”
And comedian and actor Patton Oswalt Tweeted: “Dear Charles Ramsey: I am not a little pretty white girl, but I totally want to run into your black arms. #hero.”
And the McDonald’s Corp. couldn’t resist reaching out on Twitter: “Way to go Charles Ramsey – we’ll be in touch.”