The conjoined twins who were more famous than movie stars in the 1920s

At a strange time in history when freak shows, vaudeville, and the nascent movie industry intertwined, a celebrity phenomenon gripped the world. A pair of gorgeous, young conjoined twins called The Hilton Sisters became the hit of vaudville with their musical act. They hobnobbed with Harry Houdini, Charlie Chaplin,… » 2/25/13 3:31pm 2/25/13 3:31pm

Do these conjoined twins share consciousness?

Susan Dominus has penned a remarkable piece for the New York Times about Krista and Tatiana Hogan, the 4-year old conjoined twin girls from British Columbia who are attached at the head. Scans show that the two girls have brains that are interconnected by a never-seen-before "thalamic bridge," an indication that they… » 6/05/12 4:40pm 6/05/12 4:40pm