posted on Sep, 28 2018 @ 05:30 AM
Mr Rogers is no doubt one of the kindest souls to have ever graced this earth. He is the very symbol of humility and kindness to me.
The world needs more men like him.
story goes PBS was struggling and these were in the days before Rogers had his notoriety. The company needed 20 million USD in order to keep
operating and well Mr Rogers earned it in the form of a speech to Congress.
We sadly lost this treasure of a man in 2003 but not before he left us with over 900 show spanning 31 seasons. Helping children not only feel
comfortable and safe in their own skin but also how to deal with their emotions and frustrations while also imparting morals and kindness.
Here is Mr Rogers case before Congress for the money that would allow him to continue his great work.video from May 1969
Here is the complete story in text.
edit on 28-9-2018 by Athetos because: (no reason given)