Tag: Mister Rogers

Interviewed by then-guest-host Joan Rivers. There’s an interesting point that he makes about halfway through this video about how he never intended the show [Mister Rogers' Neighborhood] to be a baby-sitter program. He genuinely encouraged learning and child development through the program — a vastly different approach to some other television networks that simply put […]

Celebrate the life of Mister Rogers today! This man was a huge part of my childhood growing up and he still stands as one of the best personalities to ever grace television. Humble, smart, simple, and compassionate, there are few like him on TV.

I had no idea they replaced Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood re-runs on PBS with a new show calledĀ Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. The two shows are similar, even down to the theme song, but nothing can ever replace good ‘ol Mister Rogers and his sweaters. Here is Mrs. Rogers (JoanneĀ Rogers) talking about the new legacy of Mister Rogers’ […]