Tag - Mel Blanc

Jeepers Creepers

32 Days of Halloween VI: 32 Days Lives...

As I type this, a full moon (or close enough) is high in the night sky outside. Once more, you did not heed the warnings. You read the Latin off the back of the cereal box. Or you pulled the stake out of the skeletal remains in the clothes...

Mel Blanc in a suit

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 10: A Mel Blanc...

So as we march down to the Big Day, I find myself–as is usual with these things–finding a plethora of bits rushing in for room…and some hard choices must be made. However, it occurs to me that we haven’t thrown the...

Peter Lorre with microphone

32 Days of Halloween V, Day 15: Abbott...

Day 15 of 32 Days of Halloween has been all about Abbott and Costello and their antics when confronted with the weird and the spooky for some time now. This year we’ve opted to give you the episode of their radio show where they...

Broomstick Bunny

Halloween Day 14: Broom-Stick Bunny

So Day 14 has generally been up for grabs. Last year we watched the Paul Lynde Halloween Special. Which, seriously, if you haven’t seen, you need to. No lie. And when you’re done with that–I started to look for other...

Bugs Bunny: Victory Through Hare Power

Happy Birthday, Bugs Bunny

It was 69 years ago today that Bugs Bunny‘s first appearance, “A Wild Hare,” was released. There were other “proto-Bugs” characters, but this is considered to be his first official short. It’s directed by...

Chuck Jones: Chuck Redux Blog

Craig Kausen is a guy who’s started a blog about his grandfather. Which is pretty cool considering his grandfather was Chuck Jones. He’s sharing numerous goodies, including my favorite thus far–a tale of Jones’ sixth...

Mel Blanc, This Is Your Life

Misce-Looney-ous is right: for those who are familiar with Mel Blanc‘s career, there’s not a lot of new information that’s provided here. But it’s still pretty cool to see any tribute to the man. Here’s the full...