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The insight that should hit some community managers like a ton of bricks is that many brands have ZERO true fans.
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In the absence of a god or of gods by definition, we're left with complex human belief-systems. And these belief-systems are real, for sure.
A psychologically intense cat versus mouse drama in a confined space — often in real time while battling the countdown timer.