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The former depicts a singer aware of the damage wreaked upon his brand by his alter ego. Times, Sunday Times (2010)His business cards play on this alter ego. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It brings out a certain character or alter ego. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These two are beginning not only to think like each other but like each other's alter egos. Times, Sunday Times (2008)With this in mind, the court finds that plaintiffs have asserted sufficient factual allegations to support an alter ego theory. Christianity Today (2000)Some use an alter ego when they are working, but I think you should just always be yourself. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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