What's the Kennection? #206

A Senate bill from John McCain and Mike Enzi would stop production on what items, which have been unprofitable for the U.S. to mint since 2005?

Which Hans Christian Andersen story—unlike the Disney version—ends with the title character dissolving into sea-foam?

What piece of menswear is named for Hudson Valley village where, in the 1880s, it was first worn at swanky dinner parties?

What celestial object will make its next return to our skies in 43 years, reaching perihelion on July 28, 2061?

What dangerous desert creature was represented by the Egyptian god Serqet, and in movies by an Egyptian king played by The Rock?

What's the "Kennection"?