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Exploring the Phenomenon of the Lesser Showbiz Brothernew

It's not unusual for siblings to enter similar lines of work. They share the same genes, after all. But when siblings enter a field in the public eye—be it sports, politics, or entertainment—how one compares to the other(s) becomes, well, quite public.
Seattle Weekly  |  Mike Seely  |  03-09-2009  |  Performance

The Leon Hendrix Experiencenew

Leon's become accustomed to getting the short end of the stick. A former drug addict and small-time crook, he was famously cut out of his father's will -- and in turn, his brother Jimi's estate -- before Al Hendrix's death in 2002.
Seattle Weekly  |  Mike Seely  |  03-09-2009  |  Profiles & Interviews

Siblings Different as Apples and Orangesnew

In Apples and Oranges, a memoir of sibling discord within her own family, Marie Brenner applies her skills as an investigative reporter to trying to fathom and repair her strained relationship with Carl. Jumping about in space and time, her memoir challenges the reader to find design amid absences and missed connections.
San Antonio Current  |  Steven G. Kellman  |  05-28-2008  |  Nonfiction

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