The Late, Great Mister Rogers Best Articulated The Need For Continued…

A 1969 clip of Fred Rogers sitting before the US Senate Subcommittee and imploring members to reconsider Nixon's proposed funding cuts to the children's educational channel has resurfaced with new relevance in the wake of Mitt Romney's similar threat. Beware, for if you are a crier like yours truly, this intersection… » 10/06/12 5:45pm 10/06/12 5:45pm

Mister Rogers Is Being Replaced with a Tiger Cub and Animated Pizzazz

It's been a long time since anyone wandered into the ghost town that until quite recently was "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood," probably for fear that it was haunted with phantasmic sweater vests and unnervingly spineless hand puppets. The programming fat cats at PBS, however, have decided that the Mister Rogers conceit can … » 9/02/12 2:30pm 9/02/12 2:30pm

PBS Announces Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Spinoff

Now a whole new generation of children will be exposed to Mister Rogers — and the joys of changing into a sweater and sneakers immediately after coming home. PBS is creating a new animated show called Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood, scheduled to debut in fall 2012. The show takes place in the "Neighborhood of Make Believe"… » 8/02/11 2:24pm 8/02/11 2:24pm

Obama Is A Machiavellian Ari Gold Sellout! Will Scarlett Johansson…

Yesterday while Crappy Hour was in progress Barack Obama totally sold out the like MAJOR ISSUE OF HIS WHOLE POLITICAL CAREER and we didn't really talk about it because the campaign's media fellater relations department still hadn't distributed its key talking points, but then they sent out this video and as you can… » 6/20/08 10:00am 6/20/08 10:00am