LeVar Burton launches Kickstarter to bring back 'Reading Rainbow' — and it's working

Before LeVar Burton was a StarTrek #TNG fixture, he was the host of a beloved PBS children's show that made literacy magical: "Reading Rainbow." Now, 30 years later, he's using social media to bring it back to a new generation, and the internet couldn't be happier.


  1. The former host hinted last night, posting a tweet complete with cryptic hashtag.
  2. The announcement came this morning.