Stan’s Trivia Bits

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n Word of the week: “pandiculation.” The act of stretching oneself and yawning. Reptiles, birds and most other mammals are known to pandiculate also.

n The Oregon town of Condon was the boyhood home of two Nobel laureates: Linus Pauling and William Murphy, though neither man was born there. The area airport is named for Pauling. (Thanks to John Kehoe of Lake Forest Park, Wash.)

New York Yankee -Joe DiMaggio was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1955. The “Maggio” part of his name is Italian for what word?

A) March

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B) May

C) Monday

D) Thursday

Friday’s answer: Steve Martin’s major at Cal State Long Beach was philosophy.

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