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Stories from January 21, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Rails is 100% magic with 0% design (groups.google.com)
39 points by twism on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 33 comments
2. Ask YComb: Should I quit to do a startup during a recession?
39 points by eventhough on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 64 comments
3. Most People Are Depressed For a Very Good Reason (violentacres.com)
35 points by hhm on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
4. Programming Book Profits (ejohn.org)
27 points by mqt on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
5. Last uncov ever? (uncov.com)
26 points by runningskull on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
6. Ask YCNews: Any lady hackers using the site?
24 points by pchristensen on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 103 comments
7. Christmas hacking project: Wikipedia on the iPhone (collison.ie)
23 points by toffer on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
8. How much time should be given to a start up to succeed?
20 points by Fuca on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 30 comments
9. Who wants to be a cognitive neuroscientist millonaire? (seedmagazine.com)
18 points by hhm on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
10. Driving New York to San Francisco (david.weebly.com)
17 points by drusenko on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
11. Ask YC: Your favorite startups
16 points by robmnl on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 20 comments
12. Why Distributed Version Control Matters (jamesgolick.com)
15 points by iamelgringo on Jan 21, 2008 | hide
13. Joel Johnson puts AT&T on the spot over copyright spying plan (boingboing.net)
14 points by ivankirigin on Jan 21, 2008 | hide
14. Who Killed the Software Engineer? (Hint: It Happened in College) (earthweb.com)
14 points by nickb on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
15. 7 Tips for Managing Your Releases Without a QA Department (myranti.livejournal.com)
13 points by bfioca on Jan 21, 2008 | hide
16. Hourly Rate calculator (freelanceswitch.com)
10 points by DarrenStuart on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
17. 2 Questions about RoR
10 points by piers on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 27 comments
18. Database War Stories #3: Flickr (oreilly.com)
9 points by iamelgringo on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
19. Google Tech Talks: The Secret History of Silicon Valley (youtube.com)
9 points by hhm on Jan 21, 2008 | hide
20. Paper Prototyping in Usability Design (snyderconsulting.net)
8 points by nreece on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
21. Ask YC: Capacity planning question
8 points by goodgoblin on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
22. A Chemical That Improves Memory (and Cures Loneliness) (io9.com)
8 points by rms on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
23. No future for functional programming in 2008 (reposita.org)
7 points by drm237 on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
24. New MacBook Air Ad (Parody) (youtube.com)
7 points by gscott on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
25. Plotr: Sexy Graphs in Javascript (solutoire.com)
6 points by pius on Jan 21, 2008 | hide
26. What We Have vs. What We Want (oreilly.com)
6 points by terpua on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
27. This is how you should troll (google.co.uk)
6 points by getp on Jan 21, 2008 | hide
28. Venture Fundings Hit $29.4 Billion in 2007 (techcrunch.com)
6 points by garbowza on Jan 21, 2008 | hide
29. (Mac Users) Microsoft relents: Vista consumer virtualization ban lifted (arstechnica.com)
5 points by gscott on Jan 21, 2008 | hide
30. RSS feed is broken, and submission form is sometimes broken
5 points by oudeis on Jan 21, 2008 | hide | 8 comments

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