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bennyblancMel Blanc, the amazing voice artist who brought our hero Speedy Gonzales to life, is the man behind this November 1957 novelty record, The Hat I Got for Christmas is Too Beeg: [Mas…]

bennyblancMel Blanc, the amazing voice artist who brought our hero Speedy Gonzales to life, is the man behind this November 1957 novelty record, The Hat I Got for Christmas is Too Beeg: [Mas…]

bennyblancMel Blanc, the amazing voice artist who brought cartoon hero Speedy Gonzales to life, is the man behind this November 1957 novelty record, The Hat I Got for Christmas is Too Beeg: [Mas…]


This classic Jack Benny routine with Mel Blanc from the 1960s was the inspiration for the caption for Tuesday’s comical caballo #FAIL video. Jack’s deadpan pauses make for major LULz in B&W. But is this vintage comedy sketch racist, just old school or both? Mel Blanc talks in a “Mexican” accent but does his portrayal demean Mexicans? How about his wardrobe? What do you think? How is it different from Johnny Depp in Desperate Tontos? That’s a lot of questions. Take your time. Spell check is [X] OFF. [Mas…]