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Wednesday, July 09, 2008

Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon















I was at lunch with my buddy, Scott, and we heard something on TV about the Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon.

The trivia game Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon is based on a variation of the concept of the small world phenomenon and states that any actor can be linked through his or her film roles to actor Kevin Bacon.

That got me thinking... how far away was I?

Turns out the answer is 3 steps:

1. My sister.
2. Who is friends with Brian.
3. Who produced Telling Lies in America starring Kevin Bacon (as Billy Magic).

How many steps are you?

This post is a part of Watercooler Wednesday hosted by Ethos.

4 Comments:

Blogger Nathan said...

1. i'm friends with Pat
2. his sister.
3. Who is friends with Brian.
4. Who produced Telling Lies in America starring Kevin Bacon (as Billy Magic).

July 09, 2008 5:55 AM

 
Anonymous Paul J. said...

I met you.
So that puts me at four.

July 09, 2008 6:28 AM

 
Anonymous indy said...

1. Ran into Sean Penn backstage where my friend was playing as the "warm up" band in LA
2. Sean was in the movie Mystic River with Kevin Bacon

July 09, 2008 10:42 AM

 
Blogger Audra Krell said...

I've got nothin but my first date with my now husband in 1985, we saw Kevin Bacon in Quicksilver. Hopefully he is closer to me than he seems... ; )
This is hilarious to me by the way!

July 10, 2008 9:38 PM

 

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