Last Week's Top 5 Hits at


Presenting last week's most popular columns:

The Criminalization of Protest: Police and politicians ignore the First Amendment when we need it the most, by Radley Balko (12/30)

Reason Staffers Pick The Best and Worst Things of The Decade: What was bad and good during the Aughts. (12/30)

Hold on to Your Boxers: What will the TSA demand from travelers next? by Jacob Sullum (12/30)

It Takes a Village Atheist: Barbara Ehrenreich's jeremiad against cheerful thinking, by Kerry Howley (12/28)

Laboratories of Repression: We don't let the states "experiment" on the First Amendment. Should the Second Amendment receive any less respect? by Damon W. Root (12/31)