Michael dEstries

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Bio

Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.

Articles

Jackass Steve-O Speaks Out Against Animal Cruelty

in Animals, People

I’ve never seen the Jackass movies, but based on the trailers they seem like they would have been funny to me 10 years ago. Granted, humor can transcend many different

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“Departed” Star Lives On A Goat Farm, Completely Off-Grid

in Home, People

Her name may not be familiar, but Vera Farmiga is one woman you’ve most likely seen. She recently played a seducer to both Matt Damon and Leonardo DiCaprio in “The

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Cate Blanchett Goes Off-Grid, Makes Plans For Additional Green Projects

in Causes, Home, People

Cate Blanchett, star of Best Picture favorite Babel, has joined a growing crowd of celebrities taking their homes off-grid. She recently converted her residence in the Hunters Hill district of

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Rachel Ray Opposes Ban On Pit Bulls In NYC

in Causes, People

Rachel Ray was not this popular a year ago. I mean, don’t get me wrong, she was out there and all cooking up a storm, hosting a TV show, and

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Dude, You’re Planting A Tree! Michael Dell Adds Green Options To Sales

in Causes, People

It’s green mania people, and the computer industry is embracing the movement in everything from free recycling of old systems to energy-efficient chips. Even better, Michael Dell, CEO and Founder

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Golden Globes Going Green With EMA and E! Television

in Home, People

As we mentioned a few months back, the Environmental Media Association and E! Television will be hosting a Golden Green Party (sponsored by Lexus) “expected to attract environmentally-friendly Golden Globe

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Tony Blair Decides To Wait Instead Of Lead

in News

Taking a page from George W. Bush’s book, Tony Blair has revealed in an exclusive interview with Sky News, that the best policy for fighting Global Warming is to rely

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