Last Week's Top 5 Hits at


Here are the five most popular columns from last week:

A Big, Fat Political Mistake: Why Jon Corzine should have left obesity out of the New Jersey governor's race, by Steve Chapman (11/2)

SuperFreaking Out Over Climate Engineering: Freakonomics authors freak out environmental activists by suggesting a technical fix for global warming, by Ronald Bailey (11/3)

Can It Be? A Party for Capitalism?: Free-market populism is a political movement with staying power, by David Harsanyi (11/4)

Obama's Hidden Fees: When the president does it, it's not a tax, by Jacob Sullum (11/4)

What's Wrong With Ayn Rand?: The goddess of reason wasn't so reasonable, by Shikha Dalmia (11/6)