One of the mixed blessings of the “Holiday Season™” is Christmas specials. Mostly old-school stuff. Repeated endlessly.
For the lame ones, it can be mind-numbing. But for the good ones? It’s amazing!
One of the very best? “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”
From the first time I saw it, I loved it. I still do.
It’s one of the reasons Midnight Mass means so much to me.
Here’s why. When Linus tells Charlie Brown “that’s what Christmas is all about.”
He’s just finished quoting the Gospel for Midnight Mass.