Even more absurd is that Herbie's lackluster and unnapreciative parents rely on their little fat boy for a solution to dads unemployment problems. Herbie of course, comes through.
PLUS Herbie gets to cop a feel of Eliabeth Taylor...you know, back when you'd want to do that kind of thing.
The intentional blandness of the art continues to tickle me, check out Beelzebub and his imps in full high school drama costume in their parts.
Dig in...here's Herbie!