A few weeks ago Margaret Groening, the 94 year old mother of Simpson’s creator Matt Groening and inspiration for the character Marge Simpson, passed away in her sleep. Her obituary is filled with character names from the Simpson universe. Her maiden name was Wiggum. She had a husband named Homer. Of her children, 2 were named Lisa & Maggie. Only Bart –an anagram for “Brat” –wasn’t named after one of the Groenings.
Could Patton Oswalt’s Marvel-crossover vision for the next Star Wars film actually become a reality? Redditor Criticalbuzz made this colorful mock-up poster in homage to Oswalt’s multi-verse script idea that he pitched during his recent appearance in an episode of Parks and Recreation. In the episode, Oswalt guest stars as a filibustering citizen who launches into an impressive non-stop eight-minute long improvised speech at a town hall meeting.