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

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Justin Timberlake Auctions Tickets for Charity

in Pop Culture

Singer and actor Justin Timberlake has donated two VIP concert tickets whose proceeds will benefit the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, which provides access to the arts to disadvantaged youth. The tickets,

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Steve-O Receives Animal Rights Award

in Animals

Animal rights activist and Jackass star Stephen “Steve-O” Glover was honored in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on Saturday. Nanci Alexander, founder of the Animal Rights Foundation of Florida, presented him with

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Beyonce Sends Wake Up Call to Atlantis Crew

in Music, News

The crew of the space shuttle Atlantis awoke to a very special greeting on Friday night. Following in the footsteps of Paul McCartney and Elton John, Beyonce Knowles recorded a

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Ewan McGregor Pleads for African Aid in UNICEF Video

in News

In a new video for UNICEF, Scottish actor Ewan McGregor is asking British citizens to help save starving African children. Parts of Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia are suffering from an

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Al Gore Launches “Climate Reality Project”

in Events, People

Former Vice President Al Gore is launching a new activism program called the Climate Reality Project. Formerly known as the Alliance for Climate Protection, the Climate Reality Project has been revamped

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Luke Wilson, Celebs to Participate in Charity Golf Tournament

in Sports

Former L.A. Lakers player Jerry West will host the 40th annual Los Angeles Police-Celebrity Golf Tournament on July 16. Actors Luke Wilson, Erik Estrada and Joe Mantegna are among the stars

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Obama Administration Reaches Agreement with Wildlife Advocates

in Animals

On Tuesday, the Obama Administration reached an agreement with wildlife advocates that would require the Interior Department to extend protection to a number of threatened species. If approved, the deal

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