When Linus Met Sally and Other Famous Fictional Couples

You have to be pretty hard-hearted to not get a least a little lump in your thought when you think of some of fictional couples. But have you ever stopped to think just how these crazy lovebirds ever got together? The answers may surprise you.

Linus Van Pelt and Sally Brown
According to the comic strip, Charlie Brown’s sister, Sally was born on May 26, 1959 where Charlie marked the occasion by passing out chocolate cigars to his friends. She grew up quickly. She took her first steps on August 22, 1960 and she fell in love with Linus, Lucy’s brother, on the next day. It was love at first sight, at least on her part. Sally has often referred to Linus as her “Sweet Baboo.” Her dedication to her man seems endless. She has missed out on “tricks and treats” by sitting in a pumpkin patch waiting for the Great Pumpkin and she was incensed that Linus would snub her a Valentine’s gift in favor for his teacher, Miss Othmar. Still, she clings hopelessly in love with the stripe …

App of the Week: I Am Second

"I Am Second" app.
Photos: I Am Second

I Am Second App

It's hard to believe that the group, I Am Second, have been making short testimony films for six years now. During that time, famous and not-so-famous people from all walks of life have shared some of their deepest, darkest secret, as well as inspiring messages of hope, for all to see. Many of them have been featured here on Writer of Pop. 

"I Am Second" app.

“The result,” says I Am Second, “is thousands of lives healed. A hope found. A new culture redefined by you.”

Now, all six years have been crammed into a new app along with other features. If you are a fan of these films, this is definitely an app to check out. But the app is a lot more than just movies. The app includes:

  • Hundreds of personal stories dealing with serious topics like addiction, abuse, anger and more from actors, athletes and musicians.
  • A variety of “communities” for you to engage and interact with.
  • Many stories, interviews, news, events and more to explore all relating to what it means to be Second.
  • Daily challenges to test and encourage you and your friends.
  • Win rewards for participating in conversations and challenges.

To learn more, click here

Related: Video of the Day: Sean Lowe, I Am Second


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