Folks Ruining My Childhood: That’s Not My Gumby [VIDEOS]
Many of you know how much I like Gumby, a true cartoon symbol of Americana. But a car company has gone too far with it's replica!
And right here, right now...I'm kindly asking Honda to fix the commercials for their "Happy Honda Days" TV and radio advertisements (please & immediately). If anyone has ever seen an episode of Gumby before, you'd know that he does not sound like this:
Some would say, what's the big deal? But along with other truists, I insist the famous green guy sounds MUCH less genuine than this one:
I'm aware things change, but is this commercial telling me that no voiceover artists were available to mimic Gumby's classic sound? I have a hard time believing that, with the Family Guy Peter Griffin almost-carbon-copy that I just saw:
Right?! Who's with me for a petition on change.org? I'd almost rather Eddie Murphy act in the commercial instead. :D