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.