Last Week's Top 5 Hits at


These were the most popular columns at last week:

Unions 'Own the Democratic Party': Contrarian author, blogger, and senatorial candidate Mickey Kaus on interest group politics, immigration, and the Velvet Underground, by Nick Gillespie (7/19)

Hollywood Babylon—For Ugly People: A week of navel-gazing coverage of Andrew Breitbart, the Journolist, and race, by Michael C. Moynihan (7/23)

Got Environmental Problems? Think Government.: Foreign Policy identifies true environmental catastrophes, but misses the main cause, by Ronald Bailey (7/20)

Obama's Lack of Faith: It's time to start trusting the American people, by David Harsanyi (7/21)

Repeal Religious Freedom at Ground Zero? It's wrong to "refudiate" the First Amendment, by Steve Chapman (7/22)