Last Week's Top 5 Hits at


Here are the five most popular articles that ran at between June 1 and June 7. Read 'em while they're hot:

Two Pints of Non-Alcoholic Lager and a Packet of Fat-Free Crisps: How pointless regulations are ruining British pub life Josie Appleton (6/1)

California: Harbinger of Fiscal Doom: What the Golden State's bleak future means for America Brian Doherty (6/3)

Why Long Beach Isn't Detroit: How Southern California survived the collapse of aircraft manufacturing without a bailout Matt Welch (6/1)

The O'Reilly Factor: Is the Fox News host to blame for the murder of Dr. George Tiller? Brendan O'Neill (6/1)

Anatomy of a Child Pornographer: What happens when adults catch teenagers "sexting" photos of each other? The death of common sense Nancy Rommelmann (6/4)