Friday, November 25, 2011

The Gospel According To Peanuts: How 'A Charlie Brown Christmas' Almost Didn't Happen

Lee Habeeb at National Review Online looks back at the making of A Charlie Brown Christmas.

Habeeb tells us the classic Christmas TV special almost didn't happen, because TV executives didn't like the idea of Linus reading from the King James Bible's Gospel of Luke.

CBS executives thought a Bible reading might turn off a nation populated with Christians. And during a Christmas special no less!

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