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Ad Nausea: Discover Card – Twins

By now, I’m sure most of you have seen this ad from Discover Card’s “We Treat You Like You’d Treat You” campaign, titled appropriately, “Twins”.   Now far be it for me to nitpick about a quirky spot featuring cute twins, but…. Sorry, but this would never happen. Why? Allow me to enumerate: I used …

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2 Funny: Olsen Twin Adventures

Today’s 2 Funny is a classic (?) from Robot Chicken, “The Amazing Adventures of the Olsen Twins”. Given that this is The TWIN Factor, I’m surprised we haven’t shown this one already. It’s gloriously ridiculous. Call me kooky, but I’d kind of like to do a cartoon similar to this about a pair of twins. …

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Why Dipper and Mabel Pines are Awesome!

They’re twins. By now the awesomeness of twins should be self-explanatory. They get to spend the summer with supernatural oddities, mysteries waiting to be solved, and a known con-man. Dipper is an academic genius. We like geniuses here almost as much as we like twins. Dipper has a birthmark in the shape of the Big …

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Beyond the Background: The Forgotten Twins

This is a picture of Hello Kitty, correct? Wrong-o! First, weird that this is the 2nd mention of Hello Kitty on this blog in as many days, second, nope, this is not Hello Kitty. This is a picture of HK’s twin sister Mimi White (I’ve also seen her called Mimmy or once even Minny or …

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Why Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch are Awesome!

They’re twins. By this time I don’t think I need to explain why we like twins so much on this blog. They both have cool super powers: super-speed (Pietro/Quicksilver) and probability manipulation (Wanda/Scarlet Witch). Kudos go to any superhero who manages to possess decent powers that aren’t punchy powers or the Superman pack. They’re mutants. …

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