Stan’s Triviabits


n We know of two sitcoms where one performer was more than 20 years older than their TV spouse: “The Jeffersons” (Isabel Sanford was 21 years older than Sherman Hemsley) and “I Love Lucy” (William Frawley was 22 years older than Vivian Vance).

n Since the 2002 model year, all new cars sold in the United States have had a glow-in-the-dark release handle in the trunk, to allow anyone getting locked inside to escape.

Only one astronaut went to space in each of NASA’s first three space programs: Mercury, Gemini and Apollo. That frequent flier was:

A) Alan Shepard

B) John Glenn

C) Wally Schirra

D) Frank Borman

Wednesday’s answer: Former heavyweight boxing champ Muhammad Ali once described his occupation, “It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.”