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Chef Bryant Terry trumpets the plant-based roots of soulful food

oregonlive.com | June 16, 10 at 07:25 AM

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Chef Bryant Terry trumpets the plant-based roots of soulful food

When Bryant Terry first switched over to a plant-based diet at age 16, he was a bit of a pill. "Have you ever met a vegan who is self-righteous, sanctimonious, standing on a soapbox and screaming? I was that guy,"...

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Ozzy Osbourne goes veg

timesonline.co.uk | June 10, 10 at 07:57 AM

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Ozzy Osbourne goes veg

Bat-munching rocker Ozzy Osbourne is on an unlikely health kick -- he's become a vegetarian. The former Black Sabbath front man shocked fans and angered animal lovers when he famously bit the head off a bat onstage in 1982. But...

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Russell Brand's vegetarianism one of most important things in his life

mirror.co.uk | Adam Lee Potter | June 7, 10 at 08:12 AM

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Russell Brand's vegetarianism one of most important things in his life

Serial womanizer says new love Katy Perry has tamed his wild ways. He adds: "I'm into yoga, I meditate all the time, I'm vegetarian. The most serious thing in my life now is my recovery."...

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Homer Simpson's Voice Actor is a Vegetarian Teetotaler

June 4, 10 at 07:19 AM

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Homer Simpson's Voice Actor is a Vegetarian Teetotaler

If Homer Simpson is an overweight, meat-gorging, beer-swilling, couch-dwelling slave to his impulses, then Dan Castellaneta, the man who plays him on TV, is his bizarro twin.The 52-year-old voice of the baffoonish cartoon character -- who this week was named...

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Elvis Presley's Doctor Claims He Died of an 'Embarrassing' Case of Chronic Constipation

foxnews.com | Hollie McKay | May 22, 10 at 09:40 PM

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Elvis Presley's Doctor Claims He Died of an 'Embarrassing' Case of Chronic Constipation

It has been widely reported that Elvis Presley died in 1977 from cardiac arrhythmia, an irregular heartbeat, possibly brought on by drug dependency, obesity and a weak heart. But the music legend's longtime friend and physician, Dr. George "Nick" Nichopoulos,...

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Leona Lewis' Plan To Launch Veg-Friendly Clothing

musicrooms.net | via IVU | May 13, 10 at 02:35 AM

Leona Lewis' Plan To Launch Veg-Friendly Clothing

Leona Lewis' Plan To Launch A Line Of Vegetarian-Friendly Clothing"I want to do a vegetarian range of clothing. I haven't had time to properly focus on it, I'm still designing," says Lewis.The animal-rights advocate refuses to wear leather, fur, suede,...

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Opera's veg superstar: Juan Diego Flórez heir to Pavarotti

The Independent | via IVU | May 7, 10 at 01:02 AM

Opera's veg superstar: Juan Diego Flórez heir to Pavarotti

Juan Diego Flórez came late to classical music, preferring instead pop and Elvis Presley. Following appearances at La Scala and Covent Garden, he was anointed as the new Pavarotti, but Jessica Duchen discovers that the world's favourite tenor is his...

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Mike Tyson Goes Vegan

usatoday.com | May 4, 10 at 10:08 PM

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Mike Tyson Goes Vegan

According to the AP Story linked below, Tyson has gone vegan and credits feeling really good to that, saying he's not got the drama in his life he had. He sure is looking good, having lost weight and slimmed down....

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Woody Harrelson wants veggie choices in schools

May 2, 10 at 07:33 AM

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Woody Harrelson wants veggie choices in schools

Vegan actor Woody Harrelson is urging U.S. government officials to support a bill enforcing healthy eating in schools across America. The "Cheers" star swears by his hardcore vegetarian diet and is known for providing his movie co-stars with alternatives to...

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Lea Michele, Star of GLEE, Makes PETA Public Service Announcement

peta.org | April 7, 10 at 06:33 PM

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Lea Michele, Star of GLEE, Makes PETA Public Service Announcement

=Scroll down for video= Glee cutie Lea Michele is using her impressive pipes to spread the word about animal cruelty in the fur industry. Lea's partnered with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals to urge fans to boycott furry...

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Pamela Anderson Debuts Vegan Milkshake

April 7, 10 at 02:53 PM

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Pamela Anderson Debuts Vegan Milkshake

Guess whose milkshake brings all the soy to the yard? (OK, I've been waiting to make that joke ever since that song was released.) Pamela Anderson! Pamela is teaming up with PETA to create the first vegan shake at L.A.'s...

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Militant to Dilettante Vegan: Moby & Miyun Park's "Gristle"

expressnightout.com | April 7, 10 at 02:48 PM

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Militant to Dilettante Vegan: Moby & Miyun Park's "Gristle"

IF YOU'RE ABOUT to bite into a hamburger or chow down on some chicken, you might want to wait until you finish this article. After reading Moby's new book "Gristle: From Factory Farms to Food Safety (Thinking Twice About the...

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American Idol Winner Ruben Studdard Loses 100 Pounds On Vegan Diet

youtube.com | April 2, 10 at 10:15 PM

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American Idol Winner Ruben Studdard Loses 100 Pounds On Vegan Diet

Ruben Studdard -- the American Idol winner --  recently lost 100 pounds by going VEG.  Ruben explained his weight-loss on The Wendy Williams Show, saying, "I went to vegetarianism about a year-and-a-half ago, and then about 6 months ago I started...

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Jamie Oliver: Obesity costs US $150 Billion a year (VIDEO)

ted.com | March 28, 10 at 11:48 PM

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Jamie Oliver: Obesity costs US $150 Billion a year (VIDEO)

Sharing powerful stories from his anti-obesity project in Huntington, W. Va., TED Prize winner and reality TV star, Chef Jamie Oliver makes the case for an all-out assault on our ignorance of food. Bio:  Jamie Oliver has been drawn...

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Forget vegan, he's a "hegan"

salon.com | Thomas Rogers | March 25, 10 at 11:07 PM

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For most of his life Joe McCain subsisted on pepperoni and sausage pizza, steak bomb subs, and anything "fried, fried, or fried.'' In other words, says the Somerville police detective with a shaved head, snowy beard, and tattoos cascading up...

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Vegan actor Tobey Maguire helps launch 'Teaching Garden'

thisdishisvegetarian.com | Eric Fortney | March 24, 10 at 10:35 PM

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Vegan actor Tobey Maguire helps launch 'Teaching Garden'

Tobey Maguire, a vegetarian for 14 years and recent vegan convert, helped launch an initiative called the Teaching Garden at Kelso Elementary school in Inglewood, CA on March 22. The program aims to educate children on the importance of ecologically...

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Dishin' with the Skinny Bitches (VIDEO)

skinnybitch.net | March 24, 10 at 07:30 PM

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Dishin' with the Skinny Bitches (VIDEO)

We've all heard about them.  The bestselling SKINNY BITCH series of books. Skinny Bitch and its sequels are huge smash books for many reasons. The central reason is probably because authors Rory Freedman and Kim Barnouin don't pull any punches....

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Scarlett Johansson Urges Congress to Pass Healthy School Meals Act

pcrm.org | March 23, 10 at 09:07 AM

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Scarlett Johansson Urges Congress to Pass Healthy School Meals Act

Kids adore her in The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie. Parents love her in movies like The Other Boleyn Girl and Lost in Translation. And now, kids and parents alike are applauding actress and singer Scarlett Johansson's recent request to Congress to...

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Alicia Silverstone: Vegan in Word and Deed

nytimes.com | March 23, 10 at 08:55 AM

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Alicia Silverstone: Vegan in Word and Deed

FORTY-FIVE minutes after a curtain call for her most recent Broadway play, Alicia Silverstone was searching a restaurant menu for comfort food. She settled on nachos and onion rings to start, and mulled beer selections with two girlfriends who had...

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Dan Nocera: Personalized Energy

vimeo.com | March 8, 10 at 09:16 PM

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Dan Nocera: Personalized Energy

MIT Professor Dan Nocera believes he can solve the world's energy problems with an Olympic-sized pool of water. Nocera and his research team have identified a simple technique for powering the Earth inexpensively - by using the sun to split...

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