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SURPRISE! Matt Bomer Reveals He's Been Secretly Married To His Husband For YEARS!

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There is no doubt over how hot Matt Bomer is. Seriously, he's like on fire.

AND there is also no doubt about how adorable and in love he is with his partner, Simon Halls!

But it seems like they've been keeping a HUGE secret from the world!

They got married to each other — YEARS ago!! How many years ago, exactly?

THREE! THREE YEARS!!!

Matt revealed to Details Magazine that he and Simon, who are also dads to six year-old twin boys and an 8 year-old boy, got married back in 2011 which, he also admitted, was a driving force for him with his newest role in The Normal Heart.

We've gotta hand it to you two, keeping a relationship private in Hollywood is one thing, but a whole marriage is on another LEVEL!!

Major props to both of you!!

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Alicia Silverstone And Farm Sanctuary Help Teach Effective Ways Of Animal Advocacy

Farm Sanctuary really wants to help animal advocates learn effective and responsible ways to get the word out on vegan and vegetarian life.

And they've asked Alicia Silverstone to help get THEIR word out!

The actress (above) talks about FS's Compassionate Communities Campaign, an initiative that builds community programs and advises advocates on animal welfare tactics.

Want to find out how to join the cause???

Check out the video, and find ways to reach out to your community RIGHT NOW!!!

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Pets Alive Makes It Way To Puerto Rico Thanks To Rob And Marisol Thomas

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Animal advocates Rob Thomas and his wife, Marisol, have just given Puerto Rico's stray animals a reprieve!

Contributing $350,000 to Pets Alive, the animal rescue and advocacy organization have opened the Pets Alive Sanctuary in Utuado!

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Hollywood's Top Pet Advocates With Jamie Lynn Smith!

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Celebs gush over their pets as much as we all do but who are the starlets advocating for our pets more than anyone else?

Pets activist Jamie Lynn Smith has the answer!!!

Check out her list of the top leading ladies in the pet world and how they help out animals everywhere!

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Boo! Country Singer Chely Wright Says Coming Out Hurt Album Sales

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Back in May, country singer Chely Wright made the brave move to come out, making her the first "out" lesbian in the country music world.

Now, during an interview, Chely has commented on how coming out has unfortunately hurt her album sales.

Here's what she had to say about it:

"It didn’t help my career. My record sales went directly in half. If it appears from the outside in that it’s helped my career, it could be because I haven’t talked about the negative. You won’t hear me bitching and moaning on my Facebook about the hate mail I’ve gotten. My life has been threatened. I get nasty letters every day, 'I’m through with you Chely Wright, you’re going to hell.' There’s a big difference between press and advocacy and…. sometimes people forget that people who sing or make movies, this isn’t just a hobby for us. This is how I pay my bills. In coming out I had a feeling that it would diminish my wage earning, and that feeling was correct. And, I am fine with that."

We're so sad to hear that Chely, but we are SO impressed with the positive attitude you've maintained!

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EXCLUSIVE: A Statement From Bono's Charity ONE

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Bono's charity ONE is looking to clear the air after some sketchy details about their organization came to the surface.

Here's ONE's statement on the recent allegations against them:

Contrary to the suggestion in the New York Post yesterday, ONE does not fundraise from the general public and we are not a grant-making organization. We are funded almost entirely by a handful of philanthropists on our board of directors to raise awareness and pressure political leaders to fight extreme poverty through smart and effective policies and programs, like the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria, which is saving 4,000 lives a day.

ONE has nearly 120 staff in the US, UK, Germany, Brussels, France, Nigeria and South Africa whose job it is to fight for funding for effective programs like the Fund and the US global AIDS program PEPFAR. As a result of those programs, today more than 4 million Africans have access to life-saving AIDS medication, up from only 50,000 people in 2002. Malaria deaths have been cut in half in countries across Africa in less than 2 years.

As other examples of our work, ONE helped successfully press for debt relief for Haiti after the devastating earthquake there and we recently played an important role in the passage of a law in the US requiring oil companies to report any payments to government officials – an effort to end backhanded deals between energy companies and corrupt politicians that hurt people in poor countries.

ONE has been a relentless advocate for these programs and policies and we have used the media spotlight to ensure world leaders keep their commitments. The media kits that were mentioned in the New York Post article, which were produced for far less than was cited and delivered by staff and volunteers, not a messenger service, were an effort to focus reporters on the Millennium Development Goals, a set of promises world leaders made to cut poverty, hunger and disease by 2015.

In hindsight, the kits were not the best way to gain attention for the issues and we regret that sending them distracted from the work we are trying to do and the issues we care about.

Thoughts?

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