Michael dEstries


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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.


‘Living With Ed’ Site Goes Live and Interactive

in People

It’s one thing to have a cool green website about your latest reality TV show, but Ed Begley Jr. and Rachelle Carson are taking their new TV project, ‘Living With

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Australian Government Gets Nervous, Hits Back At Pink

in Animals, People

And in this corner….the Australian Government has hit back at Pink’s Campaign to Boycott Australian Wool. The rocker has gone on the offensive with animal rights group PETA to stop

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Prius Porn: Mandy Moore Goes Shopping For Her Own Green Wheels

in People, Transport

It’s nice to see celebrities actually taking on the job of shopping for a vehicle, rather than leaving it to a lowly assistant to handle. Mandy Moore was spotted yesterday

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X-Men Actress Gets Her Wings On For Animals

in Animals, People

Famke Janssen, known for her role in the X-Men films (and as a Bond girl in GoldenEye), is starring in a rather beautiful ad for PETA entitled, “Be An Angel

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Hide That Sweater! Pink Goes Beyond The Fur And Boycotts Wool

in Animals

Pretty soon, you’ll feel guilty about wearing any clothing at all. Pink has signed on with PETA to launch a global boycott of Australian wool. The rock star is hosting

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Prince Charles Building Eco Home As Wedding Gift For William?

in Home

They’re not even engaged yet, but Prince Charles is placing his bets that by the time his new eco-mansion is built, Prince William and Kate Middleton will have tied the

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Jimmy Buffet Says No To Canadian Seafood Until Seal Slaughter Ends

in Animals, People

Margaritaville Cafés, restaurants owned by Jimmy Buffett, will no longer serve Canadian seafood until Canada ends its annual slaughter of seals. Buffet made the statement after signing on with the

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