publication date: Tuesday, June 17, 2008 (part of Round XXXIV)

category: Hoaxes

clue: If you don't know the answer, you're only five steps away from someone who does.

explanation: Hampton inspired the play and film Six Degrees of Separation, about the idea that we're each only six people away from knowing everyone on Earth. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Elliot Farney, Greg Bair, Allison Bair, and JB Brenner


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