Peanuts

Comedy gold: tweets in a Peanut universe

Comedy gold: tweets in a Peanut universe

Peanutweeter is my current favorite website for chuckles: the site takes tweets from various people offering their insights, observations, and some thoughts better left unsaid and matches it with a frame from a Peanuts comic. For all of us bloggers, this is a great question asked by Lucy.

Original Snoopy illustration

Original Snoopy illustration

Above is the original Snoopy artwork done by Charles Schulz for A Peanuts Treasury from the 1960s and featuring the antics of Charlie Brown and the gang. Incidentally, Banksy aka Charlie Brown was recently spotted smoking and pouring gasoline in Los Angeles. [Via]

"I have never drawn PEANUTS for children."

"I have never drawn PEANUTS for children."

David Desmond shared with Letters of Note this well thought out letter he received in 1977 from PEANUTS author Charles Schulz. His point about the dialogue being beyond “a small child’s scope of understanding” is interesting. I’d like to do a little experiment where people of different ages from children to the old explain what…