Three steps to fame and Kevin Bacon
An actor's Bacon number is the number of films required to link him or her with Hollywood heartthrob Kevin Bacon. For example ... That puts them clean ahead of scientologists Tom Cruise and John Travolta, who come in at 2.911 and 2.922.
19 clicks or less
Like actors in Hollywood connected by Kevin Bacon, from every single one of these pages you can navigate to any other in 19 clicks or less. The Royal Society referenced Barabási’s 19-click rule last week, which Smithsonian.com took as a report on new ...
Is John Travolta cracking up? It's not just grief - and guilt - over his dead son that are tearing the actor apart
Now it's just John by himself. He's always been a night owl, but now even more so.' But then Travolta has much on his mind. Six months after the tragic death ... was photographed kissing on the lips on the steps of a private plane three years ago.
Is global warming solar induced?
I am certainly seeing global warming deniers and others taking this information and running with it (like here, for example, or here, and on Benny Peiser’s CCNet on March 7, 2007, though I don’t have a link for ... be a lot less dramatic than here ...
Is Running Healthy, or Is It Dying?
If there is one sour note, other than the sport's limited ability to capture the imagination of corporate sponsors, it is that Americans are somewhat less likely to win major marathons than they were in the 1970s and early 1980s. But they appear able to ...