Stories by Jan Frel

Jan Frel is AlterNet's editor-at-large and associate publisher. He is the author of Neighbors from Hell: An American Bedtime Story (Feral House, 2015).  subscribe to Jan Frel's feed

Posted on: Dec 28, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The rating for 'It's Complicated' has kicked up dust in Hollywood, with movie bloggers starting blistering attacks on the M.P.A.A. for being out of touch.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2009, Source: AlterNet

New poll shows 53% support for legalization.

Posted on: Dec 9, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Richard Cohen's teachings have been debunked by essentially all national psychological associations, and related peer-reviewed assessments.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2009, Source: AlterNet

"My campaign slogan is going to be, 'Which candidate would you rather smoke a joint with? Credico or Schumer?’"

Posted on: Oct 26, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Oh vey. What was the Minnesota Supreme Court thinking?

Posted on: Oct 21, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Heather Graham stars as the Public Option in this funny ad, showing how she'll force the lazy, bloated private insurance companies to get back in the game and compete.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Difference between Raj Rajaratnam and my jocky high school classmates is that he got Kenny to sing it live.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Slavoj Zizek's book tour gets a serious interruption at Cooper Union.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2009, Source: AlterNet

"Michael Moore's Capitalism, A Love Story" has revealed a deep dark secret that the typically heartless corporate media can't let by.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Wearing fatigues and combat boots, cops who look like soldiers throw citizen into car.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2009, Source: AlterNet

A remarkable achievement, right up there with the world's largest ball of twine.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Right wingers who claim they're worried about large government and taxpayer waste while fixating on a tiny organization like ACORN proves the insincerity of their cause.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Are your parents part of the new Boomer trend?

Posted on: Aug 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Splattered ink blotch at the bottom of the page is so Ralph Steadman.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2009, Source: MSNBC

Targets Blue Dog Dems, Sen. John McCain, Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and other Republicans.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2009, Source: AlterNet

We all knew it was strange that McAuliffe should run for governor. This video captures the essence of his hollow existence.

Posted on: Jun 2, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Progressives will spend $82 million mobilizing against big business interests that stand in the way of better, more affordable health care.

Posted on: May 7, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Will Allen, urban gardener extraordinaire, makes the case for local food produced by you and me.

Posted on: Apr 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

HuffPo uses its mighty citizen journalism capacity to collect Tea Party reports from across the country.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2009, Source: AlterNet

And you can read it online.