Stan’s Triviabits


n Bank of America is one the largest commercial banks in the United States. Bank of America’s original name was Bank of Italy. It was founded in 1904 by Amadeo Giannini, the California-born son of Italian immigrants.

What famous American, when asked to describe his occupation, once replied, “It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up”?

A) John Wayne

B) Steven Seagal

C) Walter Winchell

D) Muhammad Ali

Tuesday’s answer: “Hail, Columbia,” the unofficial national anthem before “The Star-Spangled Banner” became the official one in 1931, is the traditional entrance music for the vice president.