On the subject of Mr. Rogers, here is a completely unrelated story about the iconic children’s show host by one-time crew member and future Beetlejuice Michael Keaton in a recent piece on Grantland.
Michael: So one day, we were taping, and Fred comes in, and starts singing, “It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood, a beautiful day … ” puts the shoes down here, goes to hang up the sweater in the closet. And he’s singing, and he opens the door — and there’s his floor manager, Nick, this big guy with his long goatee, pierced ears, hair all over the place, totally nude, just standing there naked in the closet. Well, Fred just fell down; it was the most hysterical thing you’ve ever seen. He was totally cool.
Won’t you be my neighbor?