Reworking Peanuts from right to left

I knew the package that arrived today was going to make me very happy, but I wasn’t prepared for just how happy it would. The extreme happiness wasn’t just because it was Peanuts coloring books in Arabic, a language that previously didn’t have any place in the AAUGH.com Reference Library. …

Classic finds

Peanuts to Peanuts

The mail carrier has just brought me my latest eBay purchase, Happy Birthday Person to Person. For those of you less than about half a century old, “person-to-person” is an old telephone term. You could either call “station-to-station”, which basically means that you get charged for the call when anyone answers …


Prime time to buy prime

If the word going around yesterday is correct, at the time you read this, you’ll be able to order Amazon Prime service for a year for $72, which is $27 off the usual price. I’ve been using this service for a couple years, and it’s worth it to me. It …


Time to stop waiting

Today is the last day to order from Amazon with two-day shipping and still get it in time for you to toss a Santa label on it and put it under the tree. So if you want to give someone, say, the first box set of the paperback Complete Peanuts, …


Everything I Need to Know has This Cover

Here’s the cover for the new edition of Everything I Need to Know I Learned From Peanuts. I suspect they may capitalize “know” before they release the book. I sure hope they do; I’m a stickler for title case. Preorder now, and it should ship to you in March.


Time is fleeting

Just a reminder that the days when you can order stuff and get it delivered by Christmas are quickly running out (just 2 days left to do it with the Free Super Saver Shipping). And if you’ve not thought of anything: the complete Dick Van Dyke Show is on Blu-ray …


Keep Calm and Do the Snoopy Dance cover

Here’s the cover for Keep Calm and Do the Snoopy Dance, shipping in July, and preorderable at discount.


Peanuts movie availability

For folks with subscriptions to HuluPlus, the first two Peanuts films, A Boy Named Charlie Brown and Snoopy Come Home, are now available for viewing on that service. As for the other two movies, they’re both apparently coming out on DVD in the coming year. TVShowsOnDVD.com notes that Race for Your Life, Charlie …


Snoopy Dance by the book

Coming in July is Keep Calm and Do the Snoopy Dance, a 160 page hardcover of quotes about dancing and life, with Snoopy cartoons. Available for preorder, of course!

Animated Peanuts

Think of the Future, Charlie Brown

The third unit of the Intermediate Series of the Charlie Brown’s Career Education Program filmstrips is Think of the Future, Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown and his friends discuss how many of the things in the world today weren’t around 100 years ago, listing various things (although Charlie Brown, in trying to list …