Jim Morrison: ‘Fat is beautiful’

One doesn't typically think of the ol' Lizard King as a Roly Poly Olie. Although he never adopted the pear shapedness of the likes of Dom DeLuise or Louie Anderson, he did, indeed, pack on some poundage at various times during his short life.

In this, until recently, lost interview from 1969, Harold Smith of the Village Voice engages Morrison in a discussion where Mr. Mojo Risin extolls the virtues of being a fatty fatty fat fat.

The interview is extra cool-ified thanks to animation by Patrick Smith as part of PBS' new web series, Blank on Blank.

By the way, is it just me, or does this thing have a bit of a Dr. Katz vibe to it?

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