Stan’s Triviabits


n Legendary bank robber Willie Sutton, who knocked over an estimated 100 banks from the 1920s to the 1950s, spent more than half of his adult life in prison. After regaining his freedom in 1969, he made a TV commercial for a Connecticut bank.

The brimmed headgear known as the “Panama hat” is made from the leaves of a certain type of palm tree. Genuine Panama hats are made exclusively in:

A) Panama

B) Ecuador

C) China

D) India Answer on Monday

Previous answer: The longest entry in the current edition of the “Oxford English Dictionary” is for the word “set.” It consists of over 400 definitions plus usage examples, totaling about 60,000 words.