Inspired 21st century take on 'Peanuts' shut down by copyright owner

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Inspired 21st century take on ‘Peanuts’ shut down by copyright owner.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/06/FQrXYf.jpg[/newsimage]The last thing you'd expect Charlie Brown and Lucy to ponder is how much (if any) information fictional "Terminator" AI Skynet could glean from the collective Internet, or for Linus to contemplate the thematic origins of Jay-Z's hit single "99 Problems." A fresh and funny digital age take on the classic "Peanuts" comic strip, Peanutweeter did just that - merging humorous tweets with Charles Schultz's iconic artwork. Note the past tense. As of press time, the site is deceased - murdered by a copyright violation complaint.


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Hmm… Garfieldless Garfield is actually funnier than the real strip as been for the last 10+ years. Jim Davis stopped trying a LOOOOOONG time ago.