Stan’s Triviabits


n Word of the week: “arctophile.” It is a person who collects teddy bears. The “arcto” part is derived from the Greek word for “bear.”

n Matching birthdays: Pope Benedict XVI, born in Germany on April 16, 1927, shares his birth date with singer/actress Edie Adams, born in Pennsylvania.

The 1959 biography “Groucho and Me” was written by comedian Groucho Marx:

A) And his son

B) And one of his brothers

C) And two of his brothers

D) Alone

Saturday’s answer: British Prime Minister Winston Churchill once described a fanatic as a person “who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject.”