Trevor Butterworth is a regular contributor to the Financial Times, Forbes, and the Wall Street Journal. He is also editor of

Hot and Hurt

From exploding grills and snapping alligators to the menace of air conditioners, here are some of the myriad ways—some routine and some downright odd—that people get hurt in the summer. By Trevor Butterworth.

NYC Soda Ban

Mayor Bloomberg’s crackdown on large sodas makes him a walking advertisement for libertarianism. Trevor Butterworth on the faulty assumptions underlying the proposed ban—and why it won’t work.