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.


Celebs Jump On Board Green LA Guide

in Lifestyle

I find it amusing how many different spins the word ‘green’ can take online — for instance, there’s now a new ‘green urban guide’ available online called ‘Greenopia‘. Yup. What

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Hulk Hogan Puts up a Fight!

in Animals

Hulk Hogan calls all 435 members of the U.S. House of Representatives out on to the mat. Convinced that the organizers of animal fights, are not sufficiently punished he a

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Lohan Snubs Bono’s ONE Anti-Poverty Bash

in News

Lohan is definitely taking the cake as Hollywood’s latest bad girl, but I don’t think anyone is enjoying it to a point of twisting it to make it look cool

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The Last Kiss Opens With Some Love For Toyota Prius

in Film/TV

I’ve seen the trailer and I’m definitely curious about the film, but Grist has a got a green scoop on how The Last Kiss begins: “As the film begins, the

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Jon Stewart Wonders Why Brad Pitt Is Suddenly Caring….

in News

There was a great bit the other night on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart about why Brad Pitt has suddenly become this great activist for humanitarian issues and green

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Rod Stewart Shuns Green Burial, Wants The Works

in News

Rod Stweart quipped today that he wants to follow in the footsteps of Elvis Presley’s death — no, not by dying on the toilet — but by bring buried in

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Vogue Devotes 10 Pages In Latest Issue To Ethical Clothing

in Causes

Fashion mags have been on a green kick recently and it continues with this month’s 10 page spread on ethical clothing in Vogue. Not to be outdone, London Fashion Week

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