Last Week's Top 5 Hits at


These were the most popular columns at last week:

Conservatives v. Libertarians: The debate over judicial activism divides former allies, by Damon W. Root (6/8)

The 'Costs' of Free Speech: Consequentialism and the First Amendment don't mix, by Matt Welch (6/7)

Free to Choose: Why did America prosper while most of the world remains poor? by John Stossel (6/10)

The Big Ten and Midwestern Identity: Why college sports should stop messing with the Big Ten, by Steve Chapman (6/7)

Media Matters (To Itself): What Helen Thomas's career has to do with the FTC's push to reinvent journalism, by Peter Suderman (6/9)