Fix Python – Why does Python code use len() function instead of a length method?

I know that python has a len() function that is used to determine the size of a string, but I was wondering why it’s not a method of the string object.
Update
Ok, I realized I was embarrassingly mistaken. __len__() is actually a method of a string object. It just seems weird to see object oriented code in Python using the len function on string ob….