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Andrea Chalupa

Bargain Eye for the Laid-Off Guy: Get a GQ Look for Under $50

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Andrea Chalupa

Walletpop.com challenged Marco Liotta to go into Goodwill and put together a sharp interview outfit for under $50. The transformation and tips are a lesson to job-seekers and stylistas everwhere.

15 Years Later, Why Bette Midler Is Still Trying to Save New York

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andrea Chalupa

There's a strength and purpose to her showgirl style, and for the past 15 years Midler's taken that spirit offstage with a mission: making New York one of the greenest cities in the world.

At the Webby Awards: Can the Internet Revolution end? (No.)

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrea Chalupa

The web industry celebrated its stars at the 13th Annual Webby Awards -- the Oscars of the Internet -- and victors were limited to five-word-long acceptance speeches.

Meet the Human I.P.O.

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrea Chalupa

K. Michael Merrill is wealth and community personified. In an exclusive post for Walletpop.com, Mikey shares how he "went public" to raise money for various projects and to feel rich everyday.

Seth Green Shares His Secrets of Financial Success as Unbroke Premieres

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andrea Chalupa

Green compares Unbroke to the Schoolhouse Rock shorts: funny and informative. "I'm concerned for all of America's youth who grew up watching My Super Sweet 16 and Cribs."

Levi's Sports White Knots in Support of Gay Marriage

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrea Chalupa

Should businesses take a side in the gay marriage equality debate? Only if they want to be on the right side of history or else it's just bad marketing, and karma.

The Upside: Cost Cut Your Haircut

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Andrea Chalupa

There are a few ways to get a great haircut for next to nothing. The first way, which I haven't tried yet, but seems extremely promising, is to be a model at the Toni & Guy Academy.

Must Watch Video: Forget Swine Flu, it's All About Toflu

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andrea Chalupa

With all the recent hysteria over swine flu, from the fashionable face masks to potentially panic inducing warnings from Vice President Joe Biden, it seems it's time to poke fun at a faction of society that's been relatively safe, until now: vegetarians.

Ford's Giant Green Leap

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrea Chalupa

Given the crisis we face, we should all be driving around in zero-emission vehicles. Forget the flying car and living like the Jetsons! We need cars that don't emit C02, now.

Goodbye, Portfolio. Thanks, Uncle Si

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrea Chalupa

Jeff Bercovici, Portfolio.com's Mixed Media blogger, broke the news at 10 a.m.: Condé Nast is shutting down Portfolio magazine and its website. Eight...

Sexy Job of the Future: the Almighty Fact-Checker

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrea Chalupa

It's sad to think that journalistic standards, and reliability, is slipping away as magazines and newspapers shut down. But this is creating a great Hollywood close-up for the humble fact-checker.

Financial Media Mourns Its Pulitzer

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrea Chalupa

Will financial reporting ever have a Woodward and Bernstein, the two metro desk Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate Scandal?

WATCH: Donna Karan On How Holistic Living Can Cut Your Medical Expenses

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Andrea Chalupa

Donna Karan says that simple relaxation methods such as yoga, loading up on veggies, and using breath to combat anxiety and stress have proven to reduce medical expenses.

Phoenix, Band on SNL, Not from Brooklyn

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andrea Chalupa

Phoenix looked like they were really relishing being on the SNL stage. This exuberance and gratitude didn't fit the aloof, no-big-deal-ness of a posturing band out of Brooklyn.

ShamWow Guy the Movie: Noooo!

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andrea Chalupa

The news that ShamWow Guy was arrested for beating a prostitute is not all that surprising. Now that the story broke and the gruesome mugshot is making the rounds, some surprising details on ShamPow have come to light.

Madoff's Prison Number Pays Off for Lottery Player

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrea Chalupa

It's great to see that, finally, someone got some money out of this Madoff crisis, even if it is only $1,500, about the price of one of Bernie's designer loafers or a manicure for Ruth.

How California is Leading the Charge on Electric Cars

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrea Chalupa

The only thing I don't miss about living in California is having to drive. Driving creates all kinds of problems for our environment and profits for ...

Red-state Residents Buy the Most Online Porn

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Andrea Chalupa

I wonder how pill-popping Rush Limbaugh would explain this: a new study out of Harvard Business School finds that red-staters buy more online porn than their blue state compatriots.

Same-Sex Marriage Good for Economy and Wedding Crashers

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrea Chalupa

Given that California is about to break off into the Pacific Ocean from the sheer size of its budget crisis, it makes fiscal sense to legalize same-sex marriage in the state.

10 Places Not to Yell: "Thom Yorke Is Retiring" (He's Not)

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andrea Chalupa

The one place you could yell it is Iceland, let Sigur Ros know if they ever had a chance of touring American stadiums, getting Yorke out of the way could be it.

You Can Have a Long Distance Relationship, Even in this Economy

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Andrea Chalupa

Long distance relationships absolutely, positively do work and while I was starting mine, I happened upon a lot of happy couples who were making it work too.