MEL is mel-lif-er-ous
(sweet to listen to; especially Torme!)
My middle name is MELVIN. It was my Grandfather's name.
When I was a kid I would get teased about it even though I told the other kids how great my Gramps was. Whatev!
Mel is now a COOL name and truth be told, a few of my old high school friends still call me MEL.
Here are a few people other than my Grandfather who have made MEL a cool name....
The man of 1000 voices including Bugs Whats Up Doc Bunny/Tweety I Tot I Ta a Puddy Tat/and Daffy/Porky/Sylvester/Foghorn Leghorn....
One of THE funniest men in history who has won an Oscar/Emmy/Tony and a Grammy: Blazing Saddles/Robin Hood;Men in Tights/The Producers/Young Frankenstein
The Velvet Fog is considered one of the BEST male Jazz singers of all time! Dabadeedadeebadeebadoodadeebadoo..
Mad Max himself is back in the news for alleged drunken anti semitic rants however He is THE 'Mel'.
An Oscar winning director and giantic movie star I predict that he is not quite done yet.
Formerly known as Sporty Spice she is my girl and I play Goin' Down and When You're Gone w/Bryan Adams, atleast once aweek so nyeh!
Melvin van Horne aka SIDESHOW MEL b1990 Krusty the Clown's helper on the Simpsons whose outrageous Shakespearean accent has given us"Another tragedy averted by gun violence.""This place is the height of tedium."and who could forget.."My Barbara will no longer pleasure me with the French arts!"
What is your cool middle name?