And Now, a Song About Mort Crim, Ron Burgundy and Anchorman

Ladies and gentlemen, I give you: Glass Case of Emotion.

On Wednesday morning, I published an interview with Mort Crim, the former Philadelphia news anchor who inspired Will Ferrell to create Ron Burgundy and Anchorman. Crim was kind enough to humor me by reading Ron Burgundy lines from the original movie (the sequel, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, opens on December 18th), which I included as audio clips with that interview. But the clips just didn’t seem to do it justice. So I wrote a song.

Here is “Glass Case of Emotion,” featuring the voice of Mort Crim.


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  • Paul

    I remember watching Mort, on WDIV in Detroit, as a kid in the late 70′s early 80′s. He did have that really cool Anchorman voice. ;-)