Fictional Characters from the Midwest

Can you name these fictional characters from the Midwestern United States?
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Last updated: January 8, 2020
First submittedFebruary 15, 2014
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Captain ... of ... the starship ... Enterprise
Riverside, Iowa
James T. Kirk
She rode a tornado to Oz
Kansas
Dorothy Gale
Cartoon cat who loves lasagna
Muncie, Indiana
Garfield
Cybernetic law enforcer
Detroit
RoboCop
Best friend of Tom Sawyer
Hannibal, Missouri
Huckleberry Finn
Legendary giant lumberjack
Michigan, Minnesota, or
Wisconsin
Paul Bunyan
Blue ox of the above
Babe
"Happy Days" character who had a magic touch
with jukeboxes
Milwaukee
Arthur Fonzarelli
Alien from Krypton
Smallville
Clark Kent
"Tool Time" host who wants more power!!!
Detroit area
Tim Taylor
Working-class mother of Becky, Darlene, and D.J.
Lanford, Illinois
Roseanne Conner
Shoe salesman who is married with children
Chicago area
Al Bundy
Teenage truant who had a fun day in Chicago
Shermer, Illinois
Ferris Bueller
Nerdy neighbor who asked "did I do that"?
Chicago
Steve Urkel
Dog who wants to "take a bite out of crime"
Chicago
Scruff McGruff
Beautiful bride of comic strip husband Dagwood Bumstead
Joplin, Missouri
Blondie
Best friend of Rocky the Flying Squirrel
Frostbite Falls, Minnesota
Bullwinkle J. Moose
Big green mascot of frozen vegetables
Le Sueur, Minnesota
The Jolly Green Giant
The baddest man in the whole town, according to Jim Croce
Chicago
Leroy Brown
Parks department bureaucrat who admires Hillary Clinton
Pawnee, Indiana
Leslie Knope
"Cheerios" coach and glee club antagonist
Lima, Ohio
Sue Sylvester
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Level 74
Apr 22, 2014
Should accept kalel for alien from krypton.
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Level ∞
Dec 4, 2019
That will work now
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Level 43
Mar 3, 2020
Kal-El El is the House name or family name. The hyphen denotes the separation between the first and last name. His father Jor-El and mother Lara (Lor-Van). Where females take their fathers full name as a maiden name but are typically just referred to by their first name.
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Level 78
May 25, 2014
I detest Glee, which kept me from a perfect score. Yet one more reason to hate it...
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Level 39
Mar 21, 2017
agreed
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Level 67
Feb 16, 2016
I had no idea that anybody knew where kirk was from on earth. I guess I shouldn't underestimate trekkies. but I definitely wasn't expecting that one.
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Level 67
Mar 3, 2020
Dr Gillian Taylor: "Let me guess; you're from Outer Space!" Admiral James T. Kirk: "No, I'm from Iowa, I just work in Outer Space!" Lines from Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home.
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Level 69
Mar 3, 2020
There's a monument in Riverside Iowa. "Future Birthplace of Captain _____ _ ____ March 22 2228"
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Level 55
Mar 3, 2020
I'm not a tekkie but I knew that one.
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Level 82
Dec 4, 2019
I am starting to think that answering "Ferris" is a given answer in any quiz concerning movies, movie quotes, fiction and so on. Maybe not on the oscars, but ... a bit much?
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Level 83
Dec 5, 2019
Missed chance for a "Ron Swanson" quote.
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Level 62
Mar 3, 2020
"I like saying no. It lowers their enthusiasm." -Ron Swanson
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Level 83
Mar 3, 2020
If you are going to ask about a character from Parks and Recreation, it has to be Ron.
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Level 83
Mar 3, 2020
“When people get too chummy with me, I like to call them by the wrong name to let them know I don’t really care about them.” Ron Swanson
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Level 83
Mar 3, 2020
“I’d wish you the best of luck but I believe luck is a concept created by the weak to explain their failures.”
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Level 83
Mar 3, 2020
“I like Tom. He doesn’t do a lot of work around here. He shows zero initiative. He’s not a team player. He’s never wanted to go that extra mile. Tom is exactly what I’m looking for in a government employee.”
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Level 83
Mar 3, 2020
“I’ve cried twice in my life. Once when I was 7 and hit by a school bus. And then again when I heard that Li’l Sebastian had passed.”
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Level 83
Mar 3, 2020
“The less I know about other people’s affairs, the happier I am. I’m not interested in caring about people. I once worked with a guy for three years and never learned his name. Best friend I ever had. We still never talk sometimes.”
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Level 62
Mar 3, 2020
“Under my tutelage, you will grow from boys to men. From men into gladiators. And from gladiators into Swansons.”
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Level 65
Mar 3, 2020
Isn't Smallville in Kansas? I may be mistaken, but I thought it was.
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Level 77
Mar 3, 2020
McGruff's first name is not Scruff. Scruff is his nephew.
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Level 78
Mar 4, 2020
You're right. McGruff has no other name that I can find. Wikipedia lists his nephew Scruff as his only family.
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Level 75
Mar 3, 2020
I kept trying Big Jim Walker. Wrong song, facepalm.