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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Mr. Rogers’

You Won’t Believe These Facts About Mr. Rogers

Today is the first day of spring. It’s still cold here. Stupid spring. It’s also the birthday of television legend Fred McFeely Rogers. Mr. Rogers was a wonderful and fascinating human being. And as Mental Floss shows, there are plenty of things that you probably didn’t know about him. Did you know his middle name was McFeely? I sure didn’t.

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The Most Terrifying Mr. Rogers Video Ever Made

Today is the birthday of famed children’s television host Fred Rogers, also known as Mr. Rogers. I just learned that his middle name was actually McFeely (according to Wikipedia and Google’s knowledge graph). Now, here’s possibly the most terrifying thing I’ve ever seen. Warning: you will be disturbed. Oh, what you find on YouTube.

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Mr. Rogers Infographic To Complete Your Friday

If you’re of a certain age, Mr. Rogers played a big part in your life. The characters he helped create and voice still live on in our memories and nostalgia, and PBS knows just how important he was to generations of youngsters; that’s why they created this darling little infographic featuring Fred and some little-known facts about the show. For …

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Mister Rogers Gets a Documentary for his Birthday

Today, March 20, is Mister Rogers’ birthday; he passed away on February 27, 2003; if he was still alive he would be 84. To celebrate him, PBS will be airing a new documentary called “Mister Rogers & Me,” which is about MTV producer Benjamin Wagner’s experience living in a summer home in Nantucket next to the famous entertainer. The documentary …

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