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Heartbeat by Stardust & Melancholy

It’s really, really easy lately to see deep divides everywhere – along social grounds, religious grounds, gender grounds, cultural grounds. What makes us unique is being harshly defined instead of celebrated; being used as a wedge to drive the divides deeper. But I refuse to believe that we have lost that spark. That thing that makes us all move through life the same way, that makes us want to help people and try to be better people. That makes us cry over cat videos on the internet. That makes us laugh with our friends until our stomachs hurt. There’s this silent soundtrack that plays throughout our lives. It’s the rhythm of our heartbeat, and we use it to punctuate and...

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*Confetti* ~It's donor fatigue!~

We want to address fan fatigue with regard to campaigns, and where Stands stands on that.  When we work with a cast, we leave the door open for everyone to have a voice and we actively encourage cause marketing. That means when we work with an ensemble cast, there could be 15 actors who would like to participate, but only 12 months in the year (usually). We are never going to say "no, your voice is not important enough to make the cut." It's just not in our DNA. Additionally, we have a handful of competitive merchandisers out there, and none of them are sharing their business plans with us. That means there's often overlap, and as the buyer, you...

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