“It’s like you're my mirror/My mirror staring back at me,” crooned Justin Timberlake, referring to his apparently reflective wife, Jessica Biel—and the nation collectively felt a little sick. When it comes to the perfect partner, we much prefer Seinfeld’s philosophy: we can’t be with someone just like us—we hate ourselves! And this anti-cloning stance applies not just to the people we covet but objects too. Hence our preference for the following pairs, whose elements complement rather than copy. 

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