China DeSpain

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China DeSpain is a San Antonio-based writer and blogger. She loves pop culture, animal rights, health and fitness, international travel, books and wigs. Follow China on Twitter: @ChinaDeSpain


Actresses Honored with PETA’s ‘Kind Choices Award’

in Animals, Causes, Entertainment, Film/TV

Actresses Emma Stone and Olivia Wilde are the latest recipients of PETA’s “Kind Choices Award” thanks to their relationship with Revlon. In 1990, Revlon was the first mainstream drugstore cosmetics

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What Would A Mars Vegetable Garden Include?

in News

If the U.S. sends a manned mission to Mars, more than just astronauts will be on board. NASA is planning a mission to the planet in the 2030s, and right

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Alicia Silverstone Joins the Fight for Safe Cosmetics

in Animals, Causes

Actress, animal-rights activist and celebrity vegan Alicia Silverstone is pushing for safe cosmetics and body products — for both humans and animals. Following in the steps of fellow activist Kristin

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Nelly Opening Recording School for Students

in Entertainment, Music

Rapper Nelly is giving back to his hometown of St. Louis. Last weekend, the “Hot in Herre” performer held a concert to benefit the Vatterott College Scholarship Fund, which helps

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Ready to Go Vegan? Here’s How.

in Recipes, Vegan

Are you interested in trying a vegan diet, but not sure how to start? We’ve got you covered. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is launching a 21-day Vegan Kickstart

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Camilla Parker Bowles Adopts a Rescue Puppy

in Animals, Causes, News

Kate Middleton may be the most stylish member of the royal family, but she’s not the most adorable. That honor belongs to Beth, the Jack Russell rescue puppy that Camilla

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DiCaprio’s Rep Puts the Brakes on Prius Story

in Entertainment, Film/TV

Earlier this week, we told you about the Daily Mail’s report that Leonardo DiCaprio had gifted girlfriend Blake Lively with a $40,000 Prius, as a replacement for her Range Rover.

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