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John Moschitta Jr. (born August 6, 1954) is an American actor notable for his uncanny ability to speak really, really fast. He's appeared in over 100 commercials as "The Micro Machines Man," as well as in a 1981 ad for FedEx, and provided the voice for Blurr in the Transformers television shows and film.

Moschitta had been credited in the Guinness Book of World Records as the World's Fastest Talker, with the ability to articulate 586 words per minute. His record was broken in 1990 by Steve Woodmore who spoke 637 wpm and subsequently by Sean Shannon who spoke 655 wpm on August 30, 1995, but Moschitta's notoriety as a TV and film personality lives on today.

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  • Sesame Street (1985-1990; as Man with Long-Name Baby and various others)
  • The Transformers (1986–88; as Blurr, Punch, and Blowpipe)
  • Saved by the Bell (1989; as George Testaverde)
  • Pinky and the Brain (1997; as Kurt Sackett, senior supervisor of the Hackensack Socko Kicky-Sack Sack Kicker Factory)
  • The Hollywood Squares (2004; announced for the final season of the H2 era)
  • Balderdash (2004; game show for what was then PAX TV, based off the board game; announcer, and as a celebrity in the final episode)
  • Robot Chicken (2007-12) as Elrond / Azmuth / auctioneer / NASA crew member / hostage / Micro Machines Man / Trap-Jaw
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  • Transformers Animated (2008-09; as Blurr)
  • Adventure Time (2010; as Key-per)
  • Oddities (2013; As Himself)

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