Correction: Mr. McFeeley did not say ‘all white folks were going to hell’

We apologize that in yesterday’s edition, we incorrectly attributed the quotation to Mr. McFeeley, beloved sidekick of children’s show icon Fred Rogers.  The actual quotation was spoken by Rev. Joseph Lowery, who gave the benediction at President Obama’s inauguration in 2009 in substitution for Rev. Jeremiah Wright. Rev. Wright was deemed too racially divisive to deliver the benediction.

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