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Dem Gubernatorial Nominee Wants To Send Governor To Electric Chair

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 08.08.2014 | Politics

Charlie Brown, a retired engineer with no political experience but interesting views, was chosen Thursday as the Democratic nominee for governor of Te...

Good Grief! Meet The Real 'Peanuts'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 06.30.2014 | Entertainment

Good grief, who didn't love the "Peanut" gang? There was Charlie Brown, the "lovable loser" who, try as he might, couldn't seem to do anything rig...

January Baby, Counting My Presents (Not to Be Confused With Gifts)

Marie Woolf | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Marie Woolf

This was my first Christmas tree in five years -- four, if you count the austere Artistic Experiment of having a beefy neighbor with a buzz saw take d...

7 Clues About Mindfulness From An Unlikely Source

Melanie Harth, Ph.D., LMHC | Posted 02.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Melanie Harth, Ph.D., LMHC

It's so terribly easy to judge yourself as not good enough. It can ruin your holidays. Instead, can you pause, pay attention to what you're saying about your experiences? What if you take one minute to breathe? Just find your breath. Then ask yourself, "What's really true?"

I Love It When Linus Reminds Me What Christmas Is About

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 02.18.2014 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

I am usually in the spirit of giving, my heart is usually open, and I believe in peace and good will toward everyone. And strangely, it is the holidays when I start to tighten up.

Why I Finally Bought An Artificial Christmas Tree This Year

Amy Ruhlin | Posted 02.05.2014 | Fifty
Amy Ruhlin

I've never been fond of artificial Christmas trees. Actually, in my younger days, I thought they were hideous. I wondered if the folks who put up fake trees in their homes had sad childhoods. Didn't they understand that the house was supposed to smell of pine?

Good Grief! It's the Far Right, Charlie Brown!

Lester & Charlie | Posted 02.04.2014 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

The conservative publishing house Regnery, publishing home of profound thinkers like Newt Gingrich and Ann Coulter, has licensed Charlie Brown, along with the rest of the Peanuts troupe, for a planned "Little Patriot" series of books for children.

One Jew's Take on the War on Christmas

Andy Ostroy | Posted 11.27.2013 | Religion
Andy Ostroy

Of course, Palin is widely known for her intellectual curiosity, her objectivity, her distaste for inflammatory rhetoric and her adherence to facts. So we must ask, is The Wasilla Wonder onto something here?

20 Things You Didn't Know About Charles Schulz

Posted 11.27.2013 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American cartoonist Charles Monroe Schulz, that beloved "Peanuts" creator who would turn 91 years old if he were still alive ...

A 40-Year Thanksgiving Feast, Peanuts-Style

Lee Mendelson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Lee Mendelson

2013-11-25-ScreenShot20131125at2.51.11PM.pngBack in 1963, when I was honored to produce a documentary on cartoonist Charles Schulz, I couldn't have imagined that half a century later I'd be marking another milestone.

ReThink Review: Dear Mr. Watterson - Art and Business and Calvin & Hobbes

Jonathan Kim | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The documentary Dear Mr. Watterson explores what makes Calvin & Hobbes so special, beloved, and influential, and why its creator was willing to take on newspapers and the comics industry not only to serve his creation, but comics in general.

Everything You Need To Know About Happiness From The 'Peanuts' Creator

Posted 10.10.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- of course. GPS For The Soul can help you fi...

LOOK: 10 Of The Best Snoopy Moments Ever

Posted 10.02.2013 | Arts

Wednesday marks the anniversary of Charles M. Schulz's iconic comic series, "Peanuts," which debuted in daily newspapers on October 2, 1950. That mean...

Smiths Lyrics Reimagined As Peanuts Comic Strips Are Literally The Best

Posted 08.19.2013 | Arts

At first thought, Charles Schulz's beloved Peanuts comic strip might seem like it has absolutely nothing to do with the equally treasured '80s rock ba...

Good Grief, Barack Obama!

Bob Burnett | Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics
Bob Burnett

Despite years of torment, each new season Charlie Brown finds a reason to believe that Lucy will hold the ball down where he can kick it. But this never happens. Sound familiar? It's the story of Barack Obama and the Republican Congress.

Original Voice Of 'Charlie Brown' Sentenced To Year In Jail

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 07.08.2013 | Crime

SAN DIEGO — The man who was the original voice of Charlie Brown in "Peanuts" television specials was sentenced Wednesday to a year in jail for t...

GOOD GRIEF!

Posted 04.18.2013 | Entertainment

Charlie Brown in 3-D? Good grief! In an unexpected move, it turns out the big-screen "Charlie Brown" adaptation that was announced in October is th...

WATCH: Charlie Brown Grew Up To Be Louis C.K.

Posted 12.14.2012 | Comedy

Charlie Brown obviously grew up to be Louis C.K., we just didn't realize how disturbing that would look in "Peanuts" style animation, until now. In...

WATCH: The Charlie Brown School Of Dance Is Here

Posted 12.12.2012 | Comedy

Stressed about all of the dancing you're gonna have to do at those New Years parties? Fret not! The Charlie Brown School of Dance is here. Via ...

Charles Schultz's Extramarital Affair Referenced in Specific Peanuts Comic Strips

Vanity Fair | Posted 02.04.2013 | Entertainment
Vanity Fair

By Julie Miller, Vanity Fair In David Michaelis's 2007 biography of Charles Schultz, the author detailed an affair that the Peanuts-comic-strip cre...

What's Your Favorite Childhood Holiday Memory?

Tom Cramer | Posted 01.27.2013 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

In my opinion, there can never again be anything as magical as Christmastime during my childhood in the 70's. Sure, every kid dreamed about the toys and presents they hoped to receive, but it was so much more than that.

What Peanuts Taught Us About Life

Posted 11.26.2012 | Arts

Many of you have undoubtedly experienced the wonder that is the Peanuts comic in one way or another. Perhaps you read the strip in the newspaper or yo...

Atheist Group Accused Of Waging War On Christmas For Attacking 'Charlie Brown Christmas' School Trip

Posted 01.26.2013 | Education

An atheist group is accused of waging war against Christmas by attacking an Arkansas elementary school for a field trip to see "A Charlie Brown Christ...

20 Things You Didn't Know About Charles Schulz

Posted 11.26.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American cartoonist Charles Monroe Schulz. The "Peanuts" creator would turn 90 years old if he were still alive today. Bor...

New SpongeBob SquarePants Song Urges Shoppers Not to Be Jerks This Holiday Season

Jim Hill | Posted 01.23.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

So who's responsible for the catchiest holiday song to come along in years? Would you believe Michael Vick and South Carolina Rep. Joe Wilson? It was Vick and Wilson's bad behavior which helped inspire the creation of that new Xmas classic, "Don't Be a Jerk (It's Christmas)."