"Ego test"

Alice Faber faber at HASKINS.YALE.EDU
Tue Jul 29 15:40:13 UTC 2008

Jim Parish wrote:
> Joel S. Berson wrote:
>> "Ego test" -- searching for your own name with an Internet search
>> engine.  Not many Google hits.  Not yet defined at urban dictionary.
> Hmm. The phrase I'm familiar with is "ego surfing", which has plenty of
> ghits and a Wikipedia entry.

Agreed. I don't think I've ever heard "ego test".

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