Last Week's Top 5 Hits at


These were the most read columns last week:

The Forfeiture Racket: Police and prosecutors won't give up their license to steal, by Radley Balko (1/26)

Ruining Kids in Order to Save Them: The boneheaded logic behind treating "sexting" teens as child pornographers, by Radley Balko (1/25)

Advice to Barack Obama by Two People Who Didn't Vote for Him (or John McCain): But just might if he ever got serious about governing, by Matt Welch and Nick Gillespie (1/26)

It's the Economy, Stupid: Understanding Obama's plummeting approval ratings, by Steve Chapman (1/28)

A Blow for Free Speech: Why are progressives so willing to throw the First Amendment under the bus? by John Stossel (1/28)