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Review: PBS Kids' 'Peg + Cat' takes on math ? and problem solved
Review: PBS Kids' 'Peg + Cat' takes on math ? and problem solved

"Peg + Cat," pronounced "Peg Plus Cat," a new, math-themed cartoon, will be added Monday to PBS Kids, the preschool lineup that already includes "The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That" and "Curious George." (Added — get it?) It is the perky product of a collaboration between Billy Aronson ("Postcards From Buster") and Jennifer Oxley (the super-superb "Wonder Pets") and comes from the Fred Rogers Co., which is not quite the same thing as saying that Mr. Rogers made it. But it's as close as you're going to get anymore. Peg is a little girl; Cat is a cat. They have adventures in likely and unlikely places (a bedroom, a farm, outer space, some medieval mythological something or other)...

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