Thursday, December 01, 2011
Well, thank God "A Charlie Brown Christmas" was produced just as Charles Schulz insisted and it became an instant and enduring classic. (ABC has promised to keep it going at least until 2015.) But over here at National Review, Lee Habeeb recounts the fascinating story of how "A Charlie Brown Christmas" almost didn't make it to our television screens. Believe me, you gotta' read this.
And just in case you're from another planet and do not remember the climactic scene in the program, here it is.