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


Leonardo DiCaprio Buys Blake Lively a Prius

in Lifestyle, Transport

It may not be the Heart of the Ocean, but it gets better gas mileage. Leonardo DiCaprio is well-known for his environmentalism, and now he’s getting girlfriend Blake Lively on

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Elisabetta Canalis Headed to ‘Dancing With the Stars’

in Entertainment, Film/TV

They had a good run, but like the string of beautiful brunettes before her, Elisabetta Canalis failed to make famed bachelor George Clooney commit. And now, fresh from the split

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Oakland University to Offer Vegan Lifestyle Course

in Eats, Lifestyle, Vegan

Heads up, animal lovers! Now’s your chance to earn an “A” in veganism —  Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan is offering a class in vegan eating. Starting in September, the

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50 Cent Aims to Feed a Billion Kids

in Entertainment, Music

50 Cent knows world hunger is a serious problem — and he has a plan to fix it. The rapper has teamed up with Pure Growth Partners to launch a

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AC/DC: Highway to…Wine?

in Entertainment, Music

They may be known for strong guitars and wailing vocals, but AC/DC does more than just rock. The Australian supergroup is expanding beyond the music business by partnering with the Warburn

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Seth MacFarlane Honors Mother, Establishes Cat Sanctuary

in Animals, Causes

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane is honoring his mother’s memory by helping a cause she was passionate about: animal rescue. MacFarlane’s mother, Perry, passed away in July 2010 after a

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Ian Somerhalder Aiming for Nobel Prize

in Causes, Environment

Yes, you read that right. Not an Emmy. Not an MTV Movie Award. Not another Teen Choice Award. Ian Somerhalder wants a Nobel Prize — but not for himself. You

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