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 …

American Idol has Found Its Judges

The judges for the new season of American Idol on ABC.
Lionel Richie, Katy Perry, Ryan Seacrest and Luke Bryan. (ABC)


While there has been talk of an American Idol revival for awhile now, we finally know who all three of the judges will be. It was announced early on that Katy Perry signed on to judge, but we now know that sitting next to her will be county music star Luke Bryan and the iconic Lionel “All-Night-Long” Richie. The three were on hand when ABC kicked off the judge auditions in New York City this week. Of course, the show wouldn’t American Idol without Ryan Seacrest. So the question now is, will you watch it?


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