In just one month the Harvard essay of Prof. Robert George and his two colleagues, Sherif Girgis and Ryan Anderson has vaulted to the Top Ten list of most-viewed papers on SSRN, according to this note from Public Discourse editor Ryan Anderson:
We just received an e-mail from SSRN with the following message: "Your paper entitled, "What is Marriage?" was recently listed on SSRN's Top Ten download list for All SSRN Journals. As of 01/12/2011 your paper has been downloaded 24,013 times. You may view the abstract and download statistics at the URL: http://papers.ssrn.com/abstract=1722155."