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The phrase of choice to describe Rampal is “self-styled god-man,” which has been repeated ad nauseam in the press.Is India’s Fallen ‘God-Man’ So Different From a Megachurch Pastor?|Jay Michaelson|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The self-styled ‘Art Criminal’ dazzled onlookers and made history when he tightrope walked between the WTC towers 40 years ago.Philippe Petit’s Moment of Concern Walking the WTC Tightrope|Anthony Haden-Guest|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As Petticrew wrote in 2011, Selye, the self-styled “Father of Stress,” had done important work in the 1930s and 1940s.Thank You for Smoking: How Big Tobacco Created the ‘Type A’ Personality Myth|Kent Sepkowitz|July 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Chechen fighters from the self-styled Vostok battalion arrived in central Donetsk today for a rally.
For a self-styled “manifesto,” the book is surprisingly personal and transparent.Why The Tea Party Won’t Go Away And More Wisdom From Matt Kibbe|Michael Signer|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I had no self-styled "friends" at my elbow, to mock me by talking about my "talents!"An Old Sailor's Yarns|Nathaniel Ames
The self-styled sheriff came to the surface and was pulled aboard the launch.Frank Merriwell's Cruise|Burt L. Standish
It is not the bragging swashbucklers, the self-styled "bad men," who win the respect of the rough men upon the edges of the world.Connie Morgan in Alaska|James B. Hendryx
A number of these self-styled experts possessed no other qualification than presumed familiarity with the handwriting of Dreyfus.The Detection of Forgery|Douglas Blackburn
And he became more and more convinced that he had seen the self-styled preacher before.The Cosmic Computer|Henry Beam Piper