Dove’s ‘Real Beauty Sketches’
Okay so I’ve seen a lot of things about people’s opinions on Dove’s video for ‘Real Beauty Sketches’, some good, some bad, and I just want to share mine.
Any perception I had of the video flew OUT THE WINDOW the moment Dove’s logo appeared at the end of it. I cannot give any real consideration or thought to a video or message from a company that so openly TESTS ON ANIMALS.
Today I am happily celebrating the longest relationship in my life thus far; veganism and I. Happy, one year and six month veganniversary to me! And what better way to spend it than going to Phila for a performance with Tori and having Mark take us to HipCityVeg after? No better way, I tell you.
On this day exactly one year ago, I woke up and sa…
On this day exactly one year ago, I woke up and said, ‘I’m going to be vegan.’ Happy veganniversary to me!
Me: I'm vegan.
Person: Oh, that's cool, it must be super hard though.
Me: Actually -
Person: Like, oh my God, what do you eat?
Me: Well -
Person: I could never do that EVER.
Me: That's what I used to -
Person: Like, you can't even eat CHEESE??
Me: That's not exactly -
Person: I could NEVER give up cheese. Never ever.
Me: It's really not that -
Person: Cheese is SO GOOD OHMAHGOD
Person: CHEESE can't get a word in