A dilemma solved

A Charlie Brown Christmas

AAUGH Blog reader Mike saw me expressing ambivalence about whether to preorder the new $99.99 edition of the A Charlie Brown Christmas soundtrack just to get the liner notes booklet… and he noted something that I missed: the same publisher is offering a new one-CD deluxe version for a far lower price, and it has what appears to be the same set of liner notes for it!

Furthermore, Amazon currently has both the 5-disc version and the 1-disc version available for preorder cheaper than buying straight from the publisher. (Nothing wrong with buying from the publisher if you want to show your support, of course.)

Comic-Con
Charles Manga Schulz comes to Comic-Con

It’s less than two weeks to the start of the San Diego Comic-Con (and months too late to get tickets to it, if that’s what you were hoping.) There will be be an official Peanuts booth there, as usual. In addition to their usual line-up of special items made just …

Upcoming releases
Will you be getting love from Snoopy

Coming in December is a Valentine’s Day item, Love from Snoopy. This is a 32 page hardcover picture book from Simon Spotlight, text by Maggie Testa (an anagram for TASTE ME I GAG), art by Scott Jeralds (CLOTTED ASS JR).   40 SHARES Share Tweet this thing Follow the AAUGH …

Animated Peanuts
RIP Willie Mays

Willie Mays has died. The baseball great lived until the age of 1993. “Why is that relevant to a Peanuts blog?” I hear of a few of you cry (though many of you know better.) Before Lee Mendelson had any connection to Peanuts, he made a documentary about Mays… and …