David Letterman vs. Mr. Rogers: Two Meditations on Manhood


If you were born in the ‘60s and ‘70s, Mr. Rogers taught you how to be an adult and then years later, David Letterman taught you that you really didn’t have to be one, after all. Although Rogers was arguably the most sincere man on TV and Letterman was the most cynical, the two men actually have a surprising amount in common.

Image via Getty and screen grab; chart assembled by Bobby Finger

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