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Originally posted by Andrew E. Wiggin
it hurts my head.....
its called 6 degree's of information or something like that
there's a theory out there about this ideal with Kevin bacon
you can relate anyone to anyone through 6 degree's of comparison...
[edit on 8/25/2008 by Andrew E. Wiggin]
Barack Obama and John McCain are Related!
Obama, the son of a white woman from Kansas and a black man from Kenya, can call six U.S. presidents, including George W. Bush, his cousins. McCain is a sixth cousin of first lady Laura Bush.
Obama has a prolific presidential lineage that features Democrats and Republicans. His distant cousins include President George W. Bush and his father, George H.W. Bush, Gerald Ford, Lyndon Johnson, Harry S. Truman and James Madison. Other Obama cousins include Vice President Dick Cheney, British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill and Civil War General Robert E. Lee.