The point is the pattern with a lot of information is by its very nature unlikely to occur. In fact what it means to be informative is that it’s unlikely.
Goal -> Figure out the word
You get 6 tries
Grey – Letter not in word
Yellow – Letter in word but in wrong place
Green – Letter is where it should be
Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon or “Bacon’s Law” is a parlour game based on the “six degrees of separation” concept, which posits that any two people on Earth are six or fewer acquaintance links apart. Movie buffs challenge each other to find the shortest path between an arbitrary actor and prolific actor Kevin Bacon. It rests on the assumption that anyone involved in the Hollywood film industry can be linked through their film roles to Bacon within six steps. In 2007, Bacon started a charitable organization called SixDegrees.org.
Here’s an example –
Bill Pullman has a Bacon number of 2.
A League of Their Own
who was in
Try it out at: The Oracle of Bacon
Recognizability matters, to politicians and celebrities alike. See how many people you can identify based only on a photograph.
Man killed a dog then died because a woman brought him home.
Genius with superiority complex abandoned job offers to chase some girl he met in a bar.
Middle age man with unorthodox diet help chasing someone obsessed with skincare products.
A son understood his immigrant father more after he went to Europe and fell in love with a girl.