Ricardo Montalban Explains the Meaning of Corinthian Leather

Since we've officially declared today to be International Corinthian Leather Day and all, we should probably hear from Señor Montalban himself. Here he is explaining to David Letterman just what's the deal with the Cordoba's super-special hides.

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I spent the first half of my life on "fine Corinthian leather" seats in my dad's 77 triple black Cordoba.

He later put a modded '68 street hemi in it (Popular Hot rodding June 82)

Plus I was a big naked gun fan...Mr. Pappsmear!!

I believe there was a scene in that movie where they talked about "killing the electric car."