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Alter Egos

Arcade Fire Concert Journal: The Reflektors' Brooklyn Ball

Joel Wolfram | Posted 10.22.2013 | Arts
Joel Wolfram

"It wouldn't be the first time we thought something was funny that no one else thought was funny," Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler consoled the audience that came to see the band play Friday night in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Monáe, Mayweather and the Curious Case of the Female Alter Ego

Rajul Punjabi | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment
Rajul Punjabi

Being armed with a complementary version of oneself seems wise and self-sufficient. But female artists and performers are more inclined to allow an alter ego to embrace them. Is it that the community is not supporting them in the right way or do we just expect more from our women, more for our female dollar?

Why Superheroes Disappoint Us: Political Power Is Kryptonite for the Soul

Jordan Galland | Posted 01.19.2013 | Entertainment
Jordan Galland

In Alter Egos, I wanted to set my characters in a world where superheroes disappoint us, the way our politicians, advisors and leaders often do.

What Happened When I Saw My Name Twin In The 'Daily Mail'

Emma Gray | Posted 07.31.2012 | Women
Emma Gray

"Emma Gray lives alone on a rural farm in Northumberland with only her animals for company," reads the subhead of an article in the Daily Mail. I came across this particular piece a couple weeks ago and immediately burst out laughing. My name is also Emma Gray, though the article certainly wasn't about me.

10 Alter-Egos Of Famous Artists

flavorwire.com | Posted 05.27.2012 | Arts

Attention and behold: Marcel Duchamp... as a lady! Or, not exactly. This is more than just a giddy Surrealist in a pretty hat and a little rouge. This...

Last-Minute Halloween: Channel Your Alter Ego

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 12.28.2011 | Black Voices

Everyday is Halloween for celebrity photographer Derek Blanks. Who can forget Season Two of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" when Nene and co. stopped...

Youth In Revolt: A Revolting Movie In Every Way

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

In short, this is a film without a fan base should be expected to crash and burn at the box office within a few weeks at most. Everything about this movie is revolting.

Tila Tequila's Alter Ego "Jane" Hijacks Her Twitter Account

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Disgrasian

At what point can we say that Twitter's jumped the shark? When your boss joins? When your mom joins?

Alter-Egos: 10 Comedy Characters Who Have Had A Life Of Their Own

The Comic's Comic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Comedians have created and pulled off countless characters over the years (just think of your favorite sketch groups or shows, such as Saturday Night ...