Apple to Americans: Bah Humbug!



This year, Charles Schultz’s iconic seasonal television Peanuts specials will not air on broadcast TV for the first time since 1965, and Apple is to blame. The tech giant announced that since Apple TV+ acquired exclusive rights to the entire library of Charles Schultz’s animated specials, the holiday trio of It’s a Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown; A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving; and A Charlie Brown Christmas will only be available on Apple TV. Apple is especially tone-deaf, since the theme of A Charlie Brown Christmas is the misguided commercialization of Christmas. To use a quote from the character Lucy to Apple, “You’ve been dumb……but this time you really did it.” Is there nothing good in America that big tech won’t spoil? Apple should actually watch the Christmas episode to hear Linus tell them what Christmas is really all about: