“Philosophy: The Kevin Bacon Of Wikipedia”

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We somehow missed this great widget, from back in May, that shows how all paths lead to philosophy… on Wikipedia. Creator Jeff Winters explains

There was an idea floating around that continuously following the first link of any Wikipedia article will eventually lead to "Philosophy." This sounded like a reasonable assertion, one that makes a certain amount of sense in retrospect: any description of something will typically use more general terms.

(Hat tip: Maggie Koerth-Baker)