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Originating in fanfiction stories (i.e. a type of pastiche carried out by fans of various works) but now also frequently applied to published works, the name of this story device reportedly comes from a 1974 Star Trek fanfiction story which was itself a parody of other stories. It is frequently taken to refer to a character which is a self-insertion device for the author (this character is typically the most brilliant, the most beautiful, etc.). What is this device called?
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