January 5, 2016

Nice piece on the history of sporting beards in Western Culture...
"Snoopy may be shallow in his way, but he's also deep, and in the end deeply alone, as deeply alone as Charlie Brown is. Grand though his flights are, many of them end with his realizing that he's tired and cold and lonely and that it's suppertime."
--Sarah Boxer on "The Exemplary Narcissism of Snoopy"