The “meandering search engine” finds the shortest path between two search terms. Some of the relationships are fairly mechanical, done as they are by a search engine without much discrimination, but it is the closest you can get to a machine rendering of the Kevin Bacon game.
The Illogic of Intelligent Design
But, in fact, the living world is shot through with imperfection. Unless one wants to attribute either incompetence or sheer malevolence to such a designer, this imperfection — the manifold design flaws of life — points incontrovertibly to a natural, rather than a divine, process, one in which living things were not created de novo, but evolved. Consider the human body. Ask yourself, if you were designing the optimum exit for a fetus, would you engineer a route that passes through the narrow confines of the pelvic bones?” (LA Times op-ed)
Police and firefighters were called to a building site in south east London, after a passer-by spotted the girl.
The unnamed 15-year-old had apparently left her home near the site, climbed the crane and walked across a narrow beam while remaining fast asleep.” (BBC)