Last Week's Top 5 Hits at


Here are the top five most popular columns from last week. Check them out again or read them here for the first time:

The Paranoid Center: How the panic over right-wing violence is being used to marginalize peaceful dissent, by Jesse Walker (9/15)

I'm Moving to Fox News: Why it's time for a change of networks, by John Stossel (9/17)

The Consumer Is Not the Customer: Both parties promise to preserve one of the health care system's central problems, by Jacob Sullum (9/16)

Lochner and Liberty: Dissecting the Supreme Court case that unites the new regulatory czar and his conservative critics, by Damon W. Root (9/18) 

The Hunt for Criminality: Why it's important that prosecutors know when not to bring charges, by Radley Balko (9/14)