In this ad for PBS, five-year-old Landon meets his hero, Pearl Harbor survivor, Donald Stratten.
This is a long video but worth watching: Fred Rogers testifying before Congress in 1969 to appeal for PBS funding.
At the end, the hard-boiled senator in charge becomes a convert, now a part of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.
His team may have lost yesterday, but New England Patriots wide receiver Bernard Reedy shows what a winning spirit looks like. He only plays for the team off-and-on; in his “day job,” he drives seriously-ill patients to doctor appointments for $11/hr.