I was looking at Wikipedias;List of the most common passwords and saw 'monkey' listed 6 out of the last 7 years.

Most of the re-occurring passwords are fairly obvious choices. But why is 'monkey' on the list (from 'SplashData') so many times?

  • 3
    People like monkeys? – dFrancisco Jan 23 '18 at 18:36
  • It's going to be hard to get anything other than opinion on this question. – baldPrussian Jan 23 '18 at 18:39
  • 1
    @baldPrussian Agreed. That's why I decided to put a flag on this post for it being opinion-based. – WatchDog Jan 23 '18 at 18:57
  • 1
    @JamesJenkins You will have a better chance getting a response for this in the Chat section. A good start would be probably be here: chat.stackexchange.com/rooms/151/the-dmz – WatchDog Jan 23 '18 at 18:58
  • 2
    Maybe I should have posted this to psychology.stackexchange.com instead? – James Jenkins Jan 23 '18 at 19:11

Q: What kind of a key opens a banana? A: A monkey!

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.