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Six Degrees: Ricki Lake to Hamid Karzai

November 3rd, 2009
12:25 PM ET

Time to think laterally, it's time for the Connect The World Six Degrees challenge. All you need to do is connect two personalities in six moves.

What links Ricki Lake to Hamid Karzai?
What links Ricki Lake to Hamid Karzai?

This week we want you to link chat show host Ricki Lake to re-elected Afghan President Hamid Karzai.

Leave your submissions in the comments section below, and the team will pick the most creative connection, and I'll announce the winner on Friday's show.

Remember: you need five other people between those two: no more, no less. If you want your friends to take the challenge as well, then click the “share post” button below. To see previous challenges, click here. Happy connecting!

soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. ED

    Hamid Karzai to Hillary Clinton
    Hillary Clinton to Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton to Famous Hollywood agent
    Famous Holywood Agent to Ricki Lake's agent
    Ricki Lake's agent to Ricki Lake!

    November 5, 2009 at 12:53 pm | Reply
  2. Vincent Tan

    Ricky Lake to Arnold Schwarzenegger
    Arnold Schwarzenegger to Rudy Giulliani
    Rudy Giulliani to Hilary Clinton
    Hilary Clinton to George W. Bush Sr.
    George W. Bush Sr. to George W. Bush
    George W. Bush to Hamid Karzai.

    November 5, 2009 at 8:08 pm | Reply
  3. Jack Smith

    Ricki Lake's chatshow theme tune was written by Jonathan Benitez aka Jellybean Benitez
    Jonathan Benitez has produced and remixed for artists such as Michael Jackson
    Michael Jackson was interviewed back in 2003 by Martin Bashir
    Martin Bashir co anchors another news program in America with Terry Moran.
    Terry Moran was this news stations White House Correspondent covering George W.Bush.
    George W. Bush's Vice president of the USA was Dick Cheney.
    Dick Cheney attended Hamid Karzai's inauguration back in 2004.

    November 5, 2009 at 9:42 pm | Reply
  4. Vatzlavka

    Ricki Lake played the lead character Tracy Turnbald in the 1988 movie “Hairspray,” directed and written by John Waters

    John Water and director Adam Shankman worked together on the sequel for 2007 Hairspary

    Adam Shankam directed Hairspary 2007 starring Zac Efron

    Zac Efron presented the Oscar in 2009 for Best Original Song to A.R. Rahman, composer behind Slumdog Millionare soundtrack

    A.R. Rahman was declared the NDTV Indian of the Year 2007, by Manmohan Singh, the Prime minister of India

    Manmohan Singh on various occasions met with

    Hamid Karzai and the two leaders keep positive relations

    November 6, 2009 at 1:04 am | Reply

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