How Is Monaco Going to Handle the Succession of Twin Heirs?

Monaco's Princess Charlene and Prince Albert (son of Grace Kelly and Europe's most inexplicably boring aristocrat) are currently expecting twins. Which presents a potential headache for whoever's responsible for determining who inherits the throne of Monaco. If it's a girl followed by a boy, which one gets the job? » 10/20/14 3:40pm 10/20/14 3:40pm

Joe Francis' Girlfriend Pregnant With Genetically-Modified Twin Girls

In what is one of the creepiest and most disturbing pregnancy announcements of all time, Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis and his girlfriend Abbey Wilson said they opted for IVF because they wanted to choose the sex of their babies so that people will finally just fucking get it already that he "loves, respects and… » 4/10/14 6:45pm 4/10/14 6:45pm

Your Afternoon Happy Cry: Long Lost Twins Are Reunited

On February 1, 2013, actress Sam Futerman got the most astonishing Facebook message. A French fashion designed living in London named Anais saw her in a Youtube video, and realized that they looked exactly alike. While messaging back and forth, the two also found out that they were born on the same day and in the same… » 2/12/14 2:45pm 2/12/14 2:45pm

Texas Woman Births Two Sets of Identical Twin Boys

Tress Montalvo of Houston gave birth to two sets of identical twins. They're all boys. That's a lot of little boys. The odds of birthing two sets of identical twins? One-in-70 million. Usually in cases of multiple births, fertility drugs are involved; that's not the case here. Besides, fertility drugs yield… » 2/20/13 10:00am 2/20/13 10:00am

Twins Arrested for Sexual Assault, but Police Can't Figure Out Which…

In news that's literally begging to be turned into an episode of Law & Order: SVU, 24-year-old twins Elwin and Yohan were recently arrested on suspicion of six similar sexual attacks on women between the ages of 22 and 76 years old. Taking place in the French city of Marseille between Sept 2012 and Jan 2013, the… » 2/11/13 11:00pm 2/11/13 11:00pm

Seeing Double: Ethereal Photos of Identical Twins Are Freaky/Magical

Photographer, artist, and twin, Julie de Waroquier, created a series of surreal photographs of identcial twins — a project that won first prize in the Emergent Artists Award 2012 and of which she wrote, "[t]wins have always fascinated me, and not only because I have a twin brother. They are almost magic, and yet they… » 1/15/13 11:30pm 1/15/13 11:30pm

Twins Treat Their Mom's Womb Like MMA Octagon

Things sure have changed since Danny Devito and Arnold Schwarzenegger flew out of their mom's vagina and headed straight for the cineplex*. There's a new high-clarity MRI scan in town, and it provides a more detailed look inside the womb than ever before. And guess what? Inside the womb is freaking freaky! Hello,… » 12/03/12 10:00pm 12/03/12 10:00pm

Wanting to Be Thin May Have More to Do With Genetics Than Media Images

According to some new research that makes excellent scientific use of the well-documented psychic superpowers demonstrated by identical and, to a lesser, Jean Grey-to-Phoenix extent, fraternal twins, the urge to lose weight in young women might have a lot more to do with genetics and individual experiences than… » 10/03/12 10:25am 10/03/12 10:25am

Being an Animal Person Is Part Inherited, Part Not Being Menaced by…

Maybe you were raised in a house full of prowling, meowing, under-bed lurking cats, and find that, as a mature, taxpaying adult, you simply can't live without a cat or two or six or, fine, a baker's dozen, just so that if the cats ever have to vote on something, they won't experience democratic gridlock and just move… » 9/05/12 11:50am 9/05/12 11:50am

Flesh-Eating Bacteria Attacks a Mother of Newborn Twins in South…

We've all been captivated by the story of 24-year-old Aimee Copeland, who has been battling her way back to health after an insanely terrifying flesh-eating bacteria almost killed her and caused her to lose leg. Well, it appears flesh-eating bacteria is fast on its way to becoming a horrifying trend, because there's… » 5/17/12 9:45pm 5/17/12 9:45pm