Sam Simon, Dying 'Simpsons' Co-Creator, Donating Entire Fortune To Animals, Children

November 11, 2014 10:49 PM

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The co-creator of “The Simpsons” has no problem poking fun at his terminal cancer diagnosis. But when it comes to giving away every last cent of his fortune, that’s no laughing matter.

Two years ago, Sam Simon -- also the comedic genius behind “Taxi” -- was diagnosed with stage-4 colon cancer and given three to six months to live. Today, Simon continues to defy that original prognosis, but is wasting no time in preparing to donate his entire $100 million fortune to charity, he tol...

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