James Frey

  • Calendar

    July 16, 2008
  • Blogs

    July 15, 2008

    Maria Bamford Manifests Her Destiny

    Comedian Maria Bamford discusses writing a book about depressed comics, her hobby of making prosperity boards, and her new TV show.

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2008

    David Sedaris - Last of the literary rock stars?

    David Sedaris is a force. And by force I mean a quiet, semi-quivering voice over that spread out to the land over the airwaves of NPR.

  • News

    May 2, 2007

    Dope, Guns, and Newsprint

    The spectacular, meth-fueled collapse of Shinders, a haven for local misfits

  • Sports

    August 2, 2006

    The Story of O

    Oprah's not gay—she's just got a lot to be happy about

  • Movies

    March 15, 2006

    The 'Unknown' Truth

    'White Male' filmmaker breaks the rules of documentary... but how?

  • Columns

    February 22, 2006
  • Blogs

    February 16, 2006

    2/16: Morning Communique

    Rock the Vote in debt, Bruce Willis defends James Frey, more Beatles/Beastie Boys mash-ups, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2006

    2/10: Morning Communique

    New studies on antidepressants and pregnancy, how the Daily Show audience is like a project development team, the ten worst videogame haircuts, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2006

    The very last Frey day

    Today officially marks the end of FreyGate. Really. We promise you'll never have to hear this guy's name again. Ok, we just lied like we're James Frey wearing a pair of burning pants on Oprah and all we can think about is that awesome Queen song. But we did it for a good cause.

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2006

    Oprah: "It's not sad for me. It's embarrassing."

    Today on "Oprah," talk-show host Winfrey brought out James Frey, author of A Million Little Pieces, who is probably understandably nostalgiac for the days when he had the support of his one-time backer (read Emily Carter's take on things in this week's City Pages). His self-styled credibility as a b ... More >>

  • Arts

    January 25, 2006

    The Lie Behind the Lies

    Fact-fudging memoirist James Frey is being hung for the wrong crime

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2006
  • Blogs

    January 12, 2006

    1/12: Morning Communique

    Christian U wants to fire divorced employees, Georgian man sentenced to life in POTUS attack, the world famous asphalt museum, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2006

    Frey gets fried

    Did anyone really believe James Frey was forced to undergo root can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2006

    Nightstand confessional

    What do the Rollergirls read to pass the time in the tour bus, the penalty box, and the hospital?

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2005

    Guess your present: Books edition

    Here are the top-selling books heading toward Minneapolis just in time for Christmas, according to