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Stories from February 13, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Immediate social bonding between strangers is highly dependent on mimicry (nytimes.com)
44 points by theoneill on Feb 13, 2008 | 16 comments
2. The one book you need to read to get in YC (entrepreneur2be.com)
40 points by pepeto on Feb 14, 2008 | 34 comments
3. What is the cheapest and/or easiest way to accept credit cards online for subscriptions?
38 points by pfisch on Feb 14, 2008 | 27 comments
4. Ask YC: How many hours do you sleep on average ?
38 points by VinzO on Feb 13, 2008 | 127 comments
5. (YC Winter08) Addher.com goes Beta (techcrunch.com)
33 points by gabrielleydon on Feb 14, 2008 | 22 comments
6. Internet Software Patents (greenspun.com)
36 points by __ on Feb 14, 2008 | 7 comments
7. College is a waste of time and money for kids (ft.com)
34 points by ranparas on Feb 13, 2008 | 69 comments
8. Ask YC: How did you choose a name for your startup?
27 points by endlessvoid94 on Feb 13, 2008 | 49 comments
9. The Hardest Logic Puzzle Ever (wikipedia.org)
25 points by nreece on Feb 13, 2008 | 10 comments
10. ASK YC: How does a non-American entrepreneur get into the US?
23 points by omakase on Feb 14, 2008 | 28 comments
11. Tonight, I'm going to write myself an Aston Martin (jgc.org)
21 points by jgrahamc on Feb 13, 2008 | 8 comments
12. Angel Investing Revealed (Ron Conway interview) (stanford.edu)
24 points by nickb on Feb 13, 2008 | 6 comments
13. Nonbelievers. (toohardtopronounce.com)
23 points by pius on Feb 13, 2008 | 24 comments
14. Seeing Around Corners (theatlantic.com)
19 points by kirubakaran on Feb 13, 2008 | 1 comment
15. Ask YC: How well does your sign up page convert?
18 points by webwright on Feb 13, 2008 | 19 comments
16. What is your ideal office?
16 points by johnrob on Feb 14, 2008 | 44 comments
17. Hack idea: text classification for political propaganda
15 points by dfranke on Feb 13, 2008 | 18 comments
18. A User Interface Definition Language in Common Lisp (defmacro.org)
14 points by luccastera on Feb 14, 2008 | 4 comments
19. Ask YC: Creating a new company, all live with parents, what can we use for a business address?
14 points by jotto on Feb 14, 2008 | 19 comments
20. Bradley Horowitz Leaves Yahoo For Google (techcrunch.com)
13 points by raghus on Feb 13, 2008 | 11 comments
21. Ask YC: Are people interested in hanging out the weekend of startup school?
13 points by iamelgringo on Feb 13, 2008 | 16 comments
22. Y Combinator Feedback on Your Site: It hurts so good (genotrope.wordpress.com)
13 points by theremora on Feb 13, 2008 | 12 comments
23. Streamline your forms with widgets (thinkvitamin.com)
11 points by aaco on Feb 13, 2008 | 4 comments
24. Using Amazon S3, EC2, SQS, Lucene, and Ruby for Web Spidering (amazonwebservices.com)
11 points by pius on Feb 13, 2008
25. A wider choice of mates reduces people's reproductive output. (economist.com)
10 points by zoltz on Feb 13, 2008 | 4 comments
26. Greg Chaitin on the Berry Paradox (maine.edu)
9 points by hhm on Feb 13, 2008 | 2 comments
27. Q: How is software created at Microsoft? A: Very slowly (from the horse's mouth) (msdn.com)
10 points by henning on Feb 13, 2008 | 13 comments
28. Clothes That Produce Power (npr.org)
10 points by brett on Feb 14, 2008 | 1 comment
29. The Internet has led to a huge net savings in energy (csmonitor.com)
10 points by gregwebs on Feb 13, 2008
30. Competing for tips: Tipjoy & TipIt.To (oh, and Paypal) (thenextweb.org)
9 points by davidw on Feb 13, 2008 | 12 comments
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