Stan’s Triviabits


n World’s heaviest cord: Don’t try lifting a cord of firewood. It measures 128 cubic feet (usually 8 feet long, 4 feet high and 4 feet wide) and weighs well over 1 ton.

n Among the highly diverse entities owned by Warren Buffett’s company Berkshire Hathaway are World Book Encyclopedia, Pampered Chef cookware, Dairy Queen ice cream, Fruit of the Loom underwear and GEICO insurance.

Who is considered to be the first monarch of Great Britain?

A) William the Conqueror

B) Queen Victoria

C) Queen Anne

D) King Henry VIII

Monday’s answer: The first American pro-sports Web site was, which debuted on April 10, 1995.