April 17, 2014
SESAME STREET & MISTER ROGERS
Although Mister Rogers only physically visited Sesame Street once, his name was mentioned multiple times on the program as the two children's shows co-existed and complimented each other on PBS throughout the years.
April 13, 2014
DEEP & SIMPLE
As much as I enjoyed Mister Rogers & Me, the best thing to come from that film was my introduction to Bo Lozoff's book Deep & Simple. "Human life is very deep, and our dominant modern lifestyle is not." Whatever your spiritual background, this one's worth your time.
April 12, 2014
ARCHIVE OF AMERICAN TELEVISION INTERVIEW WITH JOSIE CAREY
Pittsburgh's WQED recently celebrated 60 years on the air which also marks the 60th anniversary of the Children's Corner. Take a look at this 1999 interview with Josie Carey to hear some wonderful stories about the program's earliest days.
April 5, 2014
Mister Rogers' name has popped up on television shows and movies ranging from Family Ties and Perfect Strangers to The Breakfast Club and Wheel of Fortune. Let's add AMC's Breaking Bad to that list.
Aprl 4, 2014
HOUR MAGAZINE INTERVIEW
Gary Collins talks with Fred Rogers during an appearance on Hour Magazine. Topics include the First Experiences book series, Fred and his family, and opinions on day care. Read a full transcript of this 1986 television interview.
April 2, 2014
TARGET CANADA COMMERCIAL
It's been a little over a year since Target Canada used a cover of Won't You Be My Neighbor in a television commercial. Take a look back at the commercial and download an mp3 (provided by Target) of the cover by Canadian band Dragonette.
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