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 …

Krispy Kreme and Others Go Green for St. Patrick's Day. Yay or Nay?

Krispy Kreme doughnuts will turn green on St. Patrick's Day
Krispy Kreme doughnuts will be green on Friday. (Inquisitr)


Tomorrow, everyone will pretending to be Irish for a day and what better way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than by dyeing food an unnatural green color? For 2017, Krispy Kreme has announced that the doughnut shop will be offering “O’riginal Glazed” doughnuts for one day only. While the doughnuts taste just like the shop’s “Original Glazed” doughnut, they look decidedly different made with green dough and a shiny green glaze reports Al.com. Whether or not that sounds appealing to you, kids are bound to love it.

“St. Patrick’s Day is the perfect occasion to change the color of the Original Glazed, and our customers love sharing them with family and friends,” said Jackie Woodward, Chief Marketing Officer of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. “What’s even rarer – like finding a four-leaf clover – is altering the name of such an iconic product. We’ve never done it. But in this instance, it’s fun and joyful, just like the holiday.”

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