Lessons to learn from 'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving'

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The Charlie Brown balloon floats on 6th Ave. during the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade on Nov. 23, 2017 in New York City. Photo credit Stephanie Keith/Getty Images

(WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Thanksgiving meals are said to be the most expensive ever this year. So maybe to save a few dollars, maybe we should listen to Charlie Brown?

If you remember, Charlie Brown's turkey day spread from the iconic 1973 TV special, "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving," featured toast, pretzel sticks, popcorn, jelly beans and ice cream and it did not go over well with his guests.