Historically and mythologically being born with a twin could be seen as either a blessing or a curse. The object of intense fascination, in some respects, you were sometimes treated as a sideshow. During certain awful periods in history twins were the object of medical fascination and unethical experiments were performed on them. In pop-culture and in movies like The Shining, twins are not only presented as a little mysterious but full-on creepy. While most of us know by experience or common sense that twins are just like everybody else, there is still an air of mystery surrounding them.
There are a lot of real-life stories about twins that will creep you out and we’ve selected 5 of the craziest for the list below.