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Five Minutes Of Escapism For Your Day

This week might just be the longest of the year thus far—thankfully we've got a quick break for you in the form of online levity.
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We are anxious, scared, and really unable to focus on much more than the ominous themes of the world right now, and perhaps you are feeling the same? We want to keep our eye on the ball (and to continue to encourage you to make the most of the six days until the election), but are also in dire need of some levity and a healthy distraction, however brief. 

Allow us to present you with a brief online respite to brighten your spirits and your web browsers:

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Friend and modern renaissance woman Stella Blackmon made her first short film and debuted it on Instagram. Virtual Summer has been called "lovely" and "delightful" by more people than we can count...and her talented star reminds us that the kids are alright. 

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Because, LIZZO.

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