"I tell you, I'm really not what you'd call into your basic kink, even though we do live in Hollywood, which is a little bit like living in a box of granola"
- McLean Stevenson
About this Quote
This quote by McLean Stevenson is an amusing way of expressing his absence of interest in the kinkier side of life. He is implying that living in Hollywood resembles living in a box of granola, which is a metaphor for the range of way of lives and interests that can be discovered in the city. He is stating that although he lives in a location where there is a wide variety of activities and interests, he is not interested in the more unconventional ones. He is suggesting that he is content with the more traditional activities and interests that he has. This quote is a humorous way of revealing his lack of interest in the more risqué activities that can be found in Hollywood.
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