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a very close and trusted friend who seems almost a part of yourself

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One aspect of reputation management that Hopkins often discusses with his clients is the decision whether the client would like to use an alter-ego or if the content will be specifically relevant to the client.
A misspent youth of booze and shoplifting helped Michael develop the refined self-loathing from which Johnny emerges, his alter-ego frequently wresting control of the narration via an irksome trick of fonts.
However, Diane thinks she was destined to play the role as both she and her alter-ego were born in Germany and lived in France.
Jekyll is a brilliant but obsessive scientist whose sadistic alter-ego wreaks havoc across Victorian London in a dark tale of love, redemption and the seductive power of evil.
Alongside this fantastic collection of photographs are David Bowie's own thoughts on the origins of his alter-ego Ziggy and what made the character such a success.
The cover of the Winter 2005 issue of Young Adult Library Services, which is a fine periodical for YA librarians, shows Barbara Gordon walking down a hall, and the reflection in the window illuminates her alter-ego, Batgirl.
Neil's cartoon alter-ego Bob The Builder is due to make him more than pounds 1million from his pop chart success with the single Can We Fix It
Hunter Reynold's performance piece as alter-ego Patina du Prey, Patina du Prey's Memorial Dress, 1993, is a travesty of the AIDS Names Quilt.
Aided only by his trusted butler Alfred (played with zest by Archibald Asparagus), plunger-headed LarryBoy is everything that his alter-ego Larry the Cucumber is not: bold.
O'Carroll's alter-ego - potty-mouthed Dublin mammy Agnes Brown - became an internet sensation after a clip of the stage show filmed at the Empire attracted almost 3m hits.
The MTV promo featuring her rapping plays on her whiter-than-white image with a hard-nosed alter-ego appearing on the other side of a mirror and telling Gomez she's the obvious choice for the coveted host's spot.
Washington, Sept 6 (ANI): Taylor Lautner has revealed that he would be crushed if any girl in real life rejected him in a similar way his 'Twilight' alter-ego, Jacob Black, was.
Jimmy's virtual alter-ego will be performing to a select group of community members, chosen via a competition in which all Second Life members can enter.
At night, Jaime puts her fantasy into words, journaling about Isabella--"IS," her alter-ego super-hero, who, with a flick of her hand, fights the villainesses from the Evil Clique of Populors one by one.