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1. News.yc "user" nickb is actually a sockpuppet for Paul Graham? (ycombinator.com)
62 points by Alex3917 on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 60 comments
2. I'm Getting Pretty Tired of Startup Advice that Doesn't Include Any Mention of SEO (seomoz.org)
59 points by utnick on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 34 comments
3. 40 percent of college students say their next computer purchase will be a Mac (appleinsider.com)
57 points by pg on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 70 comments
4. Why, oh WHY, do those #?@! nutheads use vi? (viemu.com)
56 points by alex_c on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 52 comments
5. Growing a Language by Guy Steele (catonmat.net)
40 points by sicsh on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
6. COBOL ON COGS :-) (coboloncogs.org)
40 points by tandaraho on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
7. You only get one lifetime to do what you want to do. Touching photo essay. (guardian.co.uk)
36 points by FleursDuMal on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
8. A cellphone with no flips, no folds - just a very low price (iht.com)
35 points by prakash on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
9. A Plan for Scams: A proposal to put 419 scammers out of business for good (dfranke.us)
34 points by dfranke on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
10. New Lisp and Functional Programming Comic Novella
30 points by drcode on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
11. Anil Dash: Your April Fool's Joke Sucks. (dashes.com)
32 points by ivankirigin on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
12. Hacker News Firefox Extension
32 points by marrone on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
13. 37Signals Amazon S3 Stats and Costs (37signals.com)
30 points by bmaier on Apr 1, 2008 | hide
14. Bug 439858: swf mozilla plugin - no youtube for Linus Torvalds' wife (redhat.com)
28 points by nickb on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
15. Ask YC: What are you working on right now?
27 points by robmnl on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 158 comments
16. Damien Katz: CouchDB switching from Erlang to Java (damienkatz.net)
26 points by iamelgringo on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
17. Fortress is released (sun.com)
16 points by dfranke on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
18. Did you know that each integer in a PHP array takes 68 bytes of storage? (pankaj-k.net)
16 points by nickb on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
19. How to get profiled on TechCrunch (communityguy.com)
14 points by theoneill on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
20. Scribd holds anniversary at investor's $22 million mansion (valleywag.com)
14 points by snowmaker on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 25 comments
21. Xobni announces support for Pine (xobni.com)
16 points by plusbryan on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
22. Self-Discipline: Hard Work (stevepavlina.com)
12 points by getp on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
23. Why you don’t need a Venture Capitalist (indiestartups.com)
11 points by idigit on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
24. Perception, creativity and paint color (37signals.com)
11 points by naish on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
25. Google Docs now runs offline with Gears (ajaxian.com)
10 points by bdfh42 on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
26. The Ancient Mechanics and How They Thought (nytimes.com)
9 points by robg on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
27. Ask YC: I'm about to give up on computing altogether and pursue a career as a pharmacist. Mistake?
10 points by amichail on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 30 comments
28. Strange imagery found in Java String.class binary (catchpole.net)
10 points by michaelneale on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
29. Photo Essay: Unlikely Places Where 'Wired' Pioneers Had Their Eureka! Moments (wired.com)
9 points by raghus on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
30. Ask YC: How will you solve the problem of climate change?
9 points by moog on Apr 1, 2008 | hide | 26 comments

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