Margaret Ruth Groening's obit provides insight into Simpsons creator's inspiration
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After a long -- and what sounds like a very happy -- life, Groening's mother passed away a few weeks ago at 94. Her obit, which ran in The Oregonian, contains hints at what may have inspired several Simpsons characters -- or at least their names.
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