Nancy's 24-Hour Product Diary

Are you using Sachajuan? I spent weeks looking for samples after reading about how their hair products are full of sea algae, or something, and isn't that what Crème de la Mer is made of? Or, at least what mermaids use? Anyway, couldn't find samples so I bit the bullet and spent about $80 total on the Normal Shampoo, » 2/24/15 7:10pm 2/24/15 7:10pm

A Short But Glorious Look at Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s New Film

Magical spirit stick sisters Amy Poehler and Tina Fey are back in their first movie together since Baby Mama and judging from this way-too-short look at it, it's probably going to be hilarious. » 1/12/15 11:15am 1/12/15 11:15am

​Beyoncé, Solange and the Insane Complexity of Sisters and Marriage

Rampant speculation aside, when I think about what went down in that elevator with Beyoncé and Solange and Jay-Z, I cannot help but be reminded that anytime there is a fight between your sister and your man, it is also — inextricably — about you. Because that's what it's like. » 5/12/14 5:20pm 5/12/14 5:20pm

Boys With Sisters More Likely To Become Republicans Because Chores

In a weird twist that maybe only further study and/or a Family Ties reboot can answer, the Global Post reports that according to a study in the new Journal of Politics, boys with only female siblings are 9.3% more likely to grow up and become Republicans. They're also less likely to help with chores, and become… » 6/29/13 5:00pm 6/29/13 5:00pm

Your Little Brother Isn't Just a Maximum Dweebazoid—He Might Have Also…

I didn't grow up with siblings anywhere near my age, so I have no idea what it feels like to have some dickhead who looks like you constantly slamming doors and touching your stuff. (Or, conversely, to be that dickhead. Or both. Whatever.) And I was always jealous of people who did—like, maybe if I'd grown up with… » 12/21/12 9:50am 12/21/12 9:50am

Who Says There Has To Be An “Ugly Sister”?

In a recent interview with Cosmopolitan: Middle East, Khloe Kardashian said she finds it difficult to keep her self-esteem up when she is constantly subjected to negative comments. » 4/02/11 6:00pm 4/02/11 6:00pm

Twin Sisters Celebrate 100th Birthday

On Sunday, California identical twins Inez Harries and Venice Shaw will celebrate their 100th birthday. They've always enjoyed confusing people, and say when their mother used hair ribbons to tell them apart, "We'd switch them on the way to school." » 1/14/11 11:45am 1/14/11 11:45am

Sisters Bond In Adderall Scheme

Warning: Should you ever become embroiled in a criminal conspiracy, your silliest Facebook photo will be posted on The Smoking Gun. That's what just happened to Pauline Wiltshire, recently arrested in an Adderall scheme that seems to implicate her sister. » 12/30/10 12:50pm 12/30/10 12:50pm

Scientists Find Sisters Make Male Rats Less Sexy; Gyllenhaals Suggest…

A new study shows that male rats raised with lots of sisters are less attractive to lady rats. So is this research applicable to humans? » 10/22/10 12:24pm 10/22/10 12:24pm

Don't Steal Your Sister's Stuff, And Other Sibling Wisdom

A new study shows that adolescent siblings who respect each other's boundaries have a better relationship. While this isn't too earth-shattering, it's interesting that scientists are looking at sibling-relationship quality at all. » 4/07/10 3:20pm 4/07/10 3:20pm

Things To Do With Your Sister Today

Pose together in racy lingerie — making sure her leg is between yours — like in this Keeping Up With The Kardashians ad in all the tabloids. Later, make like a honeybee and fart on her, hoping she'll die. [Wired] » 12/04/09 9:40am 12/04/09 9:40am

Does Birth Order Really Matter?

Are first-borns really smarter — or more stubborn — than their siblings? A piece in the London Times questions whether birth order really affect IQ or personality as much as some have said. » 7/07/09 1:40pm 7/07/09 1:40pm

Save The Date

Eight Missouri sisters want to have the same wedding anniversary. So far two of 'em have achieved it. And we don't see why anything should stand in the way of the other six. Besides not getting married. [UPI] » 6/08/09 5:20pm 6/08/09 5:20pm

Having A Sister Makes You Happier And More Well Adjusted

People who have sisters are happier, more optimistic, less stressed, and better at coping with life's problems, according to a new study on mental health. » 4/02/09 9:30am 4/02/09 9:30am

Kardashian Sisters Laugh In Kim's "Ugly Face"

On last night's episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, the "civil war" raged on as the family went on a ski trip together, which only heightened tensions between Kim and her sisters. (This whole fight, if you remember, started over Kim buying a Bentley.) This time, the entire family seemed to be ganging up on… » 5/05/08 1:40pm 5/05/08 1:40pm

Is There Something Extra-Special — And Extra-Stressful — Between…

Much has been made about Margaret "Peggy" Seltzer, the writer whose gang violence memoir, Love and Consequences, turned out to be a fabrication. But, the New York Times asks today, what of Cyndi Hoffman, Peggy's older sister? Hoffman is the one who turned "tattletale" and blew the whistle on Peggy. Her own sister. "We… » 3/18/08 1:00pm 3/18/08 1:00pm