New at Reason: Fake erudition just hasn't been the same since Americans stopped caring that the lovely melody "Strangers In Paradise" is based on Borodin's Polovtsian Dances. Charles Paul Freund gobbles up the latest Greatest Books List from the UK, and shows how the mighty have fallen.
Plus: Attacks on Saudi Arabia unlikely to raise U.S. oil prices
Woman Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison for Selling $31 of Marijuana Lands Back in Jail for Court Fees
Fines continued to pile up for almost a decade.
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
"Controlled choice" is supposed to fix inequality in New York public schools. It might make everything worse.
Pending restrictions on vaping products in Michigan and New York are based on an alarmingly broad understanding of the executive branch's "public health" authority.