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

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 police… » 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

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

Woman Who's Been a Surrogate Mother 11 Times Officially Retires Her…

For most women, the idea of carrying four of their own children is more than enough. But one woman did that much and then kept right on going. Meredith Olafson, of Fargo, North Dakota, has delivered 15 babies. That is approaching Duggar levels of birthing. Unlike the Duggars, though, most of the babies didn't belong to … » 4/10/12 11:55pm 4/10/12 11:55pm

Woman Endured 75 Days of Lying Upside Down in Labor to Save Her Babies

Tales of epicly long labors usually involve a matter of many hours, or maybe even a few days. But one woman in Poland has laid all of those tales to waste: She was in labor for a whopping 75 days. Fortunately for her, it wasn't all active labor with full-force contractions, but it still sounds hellish. » 3/08/12 10:20am 3/08/12 10:20am

The Miller Sisters, 73-Year-Old Identical Twin Recluses, Die At…

Identical twin sisters Patricia and Joan Miller were born together, were deeply connected their whole lives, and it appears they even died together at the age of 73. Police found them dead in their home, and what they've been able to find out so far paints a sad but fascinating picture of a shared life. » 3/06/12 11:55pm 3/06/12 11:55pm

Americans Having More Twins, Evil Or Otherwise, Than Ever Before

Currently multiple births are still a novelty, but the number of twin births is on the rise and at this rate, in a few years red carpets could be overrun with Mary-Kate and Ashley wannabes delivering synchronized SexyFace. It's well-known that the development of fertility treatments has led to an increase in multiples, … » 1/05/12 11:40am 1/05/12 11:40am