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Charles M. Schulz

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  • There's no comforting cartoonist Ivan Brunetti

    There's no comforting cartoonist Ivan Brunetti
    Late on a Friday afternoon, the worst time of the week for a book signing, cartoonist Ivan Brunetti sat behind the counter at Chicago Comics in Lakeview and waited for fans. He waited and sighed. A line would form, fade away, form, fade. Some customers...
  • Winter Books: Montreal-Based Drawn & Quarterly Creates Books As If They Really Matter 'Palookaville,' 'The Acme Novelty Library' and 'The Near-Sighted Monkey Book'

    A three-word response to those who believe the printed book is dead: Drawn and Quarterly. The Montreal-based publisher Drawn and Quarterly, distributed in the U.S. by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, produces books so artfully designed and packaged that one...
  • Gingerbread architecture's sweet smell of success

    Gingerbread architecture's sweet smell of success
    Once the realm of family holiday projects, gingerbread architecture has outgrown storybook cottages, gumdrops and marzipan. Tourist attractions and hotels, including the Westin St. Francis in San Francisco and the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort in Carlsbad,...
  • 10 things you might not know about security measures

    10 things you might not know about security measures
    World leaders will descend on Chicago for the NATO summit May 20-21, protected by armored vehicles, magnetometers, terrorist watch lists, heavily armed soldiers and police officers. The security may be unprecedented in Chicago history. Here are 10 facts...
  • Children and young adults

    Children and young adults
    Abarat Absolute Midnight Clive Barker Joanna Cotler/HarperCollins, $24.99, ages 13 and up In the third installment of this lavish series, a teen girl is menaced by a powerful sorceress in a mystical fantasy world. The Annotated Peter Pan J.M....
  • SSO to perform 'Holiday Melodies and Peanuts' Saturday

    The Susquehanna Symphony Orchestra presents its popular holiday concert Saturday, Dec. 3. This year, it's "Holiday Melodies and Peanuts" — the Charles Schulz kind. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at Bel Air High School, 100 Heighe St. in Bel Air....
  • Interview with Zippy creator Bill Griffith

    Interview with Zippy creator Bill Griffith
    Good thing Bill Griffith did not take Marcel Duchamp seriously. Otherwise, we'd be without Zippy (aka Zippy the Pinhead), the best-drawn daily underground comic strip in America, still running in 300 newspapers. Griffith, at the time a 19-year-old art...
  • Cartoonist inspires kids to take artistic look at current events

    Cartoonist inspires kids to take artistic look at current events
    Local cartoonist Michael Cotter asked the assembled youngsters at the Annapolis area library to name a big story in the news, and 13-year-old Rhaei Brown, who was sporting a Ravens jersey, couldn't utter his answer fast enough. "The lockout!" the...
  • Top 10 places for swinging single seniors to retire

    It's not too late to fall in love again during your retirement years. In fact, now that the child-rearing years are largely behind you, it's the perfect time to find someone you truly enjoy spending time with. "You've completed your adult tasks, which are...
  • Authors & Ideas: A talk with Daniel Clowes about the likable curmudgeon 'Wilson'

    Authors & Ideas: A talk with Daniel Clowes about the likable curmudgeon 'Wilson'
    He's the kind of guy who waxes rhapsodic about his love for the human race but curses people who don't smile at his dog. He's full of odes to the sweep of life and won't stop sharing them with the strangers he accosts in coffee shops. He has no job and no...
  • 'Peanuts: 1960s Collection'

    'Peanuts: 1960s Collection'
    If you're a fan of the original animated specials featuring Charlie Brown and company, you'll undoubtedly take endless delight in this set of stories inspired by the Charles M. Schulz comics. Included, of course, is the program that started it all ...