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Kevin Bacon Was Offended by '6 Degrees of Kevin Bacon': I Thought ‘They’re Making Fun of Me’ at First

Kevin Bacon Was Offended by '6 Degrees of Kevin Bacon': I Thought ‘They’re Making Fun of Me’ at First

Kevin Bacon has a few thoughts on the popular game “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon.”

The actor, 61, said he was initially offended by the game that assumed anyone involved in the Hollywood film industry can be linked through their film roles to Bacon in six steps.

Bacon told Alex Rodriguez on the podcast The Corp that he thought, “‘They’re making fun of me.’ I’m an actor. Exactly. I thought the joke was, ‘Can you believe that such a lightweight could be connected to Laurence Olivier or Meryl Streep or whatever in six steps or less?'”

“That’s

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