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Charles Schulz
1922 — 2000
Cartoonist


The creator of “Peanuts”, “Linus”, “Lucy”, and of course, “Charlie Brown”, was an Atheist. In the late 1980s, Schulz stated that his philosophical views had evolved over the years: “I do not go to church anymore… I guess you might say I've come around to secular humanism, an obligation I believe all humans have to others and the world we live in.”
     His colleaques recall that “Sparky” lived up to the same moral values, experienced identical foibles and wrestled with the same fears as “Charlie Brown”. They also saw themselves in his cast of characters as Schulz's secret of success was drawing from his personal life experiences.
    Charles cringed at the mention of Family Circus, the strip by Bill Keane, that is strewn with cutesy references to Jesus (who wants to protect children on school buses, but can't because of laws about separation of church and state!)

. . . and those sickly-sweet images of invisible deceased grandparents looming protectively over the kids. Oh, I can't stand that. You could get diabetes reading them, couldn't you?


                                             Nobel Prize Winner 
                                             Especially Noteworthy


Stephen Fry
Mynga Futrell
Galileo Noteworthy
Bill Gates Noteworthy
Paul Geisert
Bob Geldof
Michail GorbachevNobel Prize Winner
Germaine Greer
Kathy Griffin
Sam Harris
Robert Heinlein
Ernest HemingwayNobel Prize Winner
Nat Hentoff
Kathryn Hepburn
Christopher
         Hitchens
Noteworthy
David Hume
Aldous Huxley
Sir Julian Huxley
Thomas Huxley
Robert G. Ingersoll
Thomas Jefferson
Billy Joel
John of Lackland
Angelina Jolie
James Joyce
Diane Keaton
Larry King
Paul Krassner
Stanley Kubrick
Marilyn LaCourt
Dalai Lama Nobel Prize Winner
Bruce Lee
John LennonNoteworthy
Abraham Lincoln
Mel Lipman
James Lipton
H. P. Lovecraft
James Madison
Christopher Marlowe
Joseph McCabe
Robert McNally
Marquis de Sade
Karl Marx
David Matthews
Henry Lewis       Mencken
Jean Meslier
Arthur Miller
Jean Stewart Mill
Desmond Morris
Jawaharhial Nehru

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Jack Nicholson
Freidrich Nietzsche
Madalyn Murray
       O'Hair

George Orwell
Thomas Paine
Olof Palme
Steven Pinker
Plato
James Randi
Ron Reagan Jr.
Christopher Reeve
Mordecai Richler
Gene Roddenberry
Andy Rooney
Arthur Rubenstein
Salmon Rushdie
Bertrand RussellNobel Prize Winner
Carl Sagan
Jean Paul Sartre
Charles Schulz Noteworthy
Lucius Annucus
      Seneca

George Bernard
       Shaw 
Nobel Prize Winner
Percy Shelley
Arthur Shopenhauer
Herb Silverman
Burrhus Brederick
     Skinner “B.F.

Annika Sorenstam
Sir Charles Spencer
   “Charlie Chaplin”

Dr. Benjamin SpockNoteworthy
Rod Steiger
Gloria Steinem
Sir Leslie Stephen
William Howard
         Taft

Vincent Van Gogh
Kurt Vonnegut
Gore Vidal
George Washington
Dr. James Watson
Steven Weinberg Nobel Prize Winner
Oscar Wilde
Ted Williams
Bruce Willis
Virginia Woolf
Thomas Woolston
Steve Wozniak
Frank Lloyd Wright


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