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1. Cities and Ambition (paulgraham.com)
156 points by mqt on May 27, 2008 | hide | 306 comments
2. Cost of converting entire U.S. to electric cars? Zero. (law.harvard.edu)
55 points by bdfh42 on May 27, 2008 | hide | 111 comments
3. AJAX Libraries API: Speed up your Ajax apps with Google’s infrastructure (ajaxian.com)
45 points by foemmel on May 27, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
4. The creator of Ruby explains why Ruby sucks (rubyist.net)
43 points by nreece on May 27, 2008 | hide | 28 comments
5. Google App Engine opens up for Google I/O, pricing announced (techcrunch.com)
40 points by hwork on May 27, 2008 | hide | 12 comments
6. Reddit redesigned (reddit.com)
39 points by evdawg on May 27, 2008 | hide | 12 comments
7. Freeman Dyson: The Question of Global Warming (nybooks.com)
36 points by gruseom on May 27, 2008 | hide | 29 comments
8. TipJoy’s New API Lets Web Apps Share the Love (and Cash) With Their Contributors (techcrunch.com)
35 points by nickb on May 27, 2008 | hide | 26 comments
9. Steve Yegge: Singleton Considered Stupid  (googlepages.com)
33 points by nickb on May 27, 2008 | hide | 37 comments
10. Ask HN: How hard is your problem?
31 points by aaronblohowiak on May 27, 2008 | hide | 54 comments
11. I'm curious, Hackers, what do you think of the reddit redesign? (reddit.com)
29 points by kn0thing on May 27, 2008 | hide | 41 comments
12. Ask YC: Best credit card payment processor?
27 points by crystalarchives on May 27, 2008 | hide | 22 comments
13. Bill Gates personally quashed Microsoft-Yahoo merger (allthingsd.com)
24 points by nickb on May 27, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
14. How to say no (37signals.com)
24 points by mattjung on May 27, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
15. Paul Graham (archive.org)
24 points by wumi on May 27, 2008 | hide | 5 comments
16. Ask HN: good place to store code online?
23 points by schtog on May 27, 2008 | hide | 45 comments
17. Six Degrees of Wikipedia (tcd.ie)
22 points by Shadow84 on May 27, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
18. Is anyone using scalr?
21 points by ivrokv on May 27, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
19. SoundManager 2 is Audio for Javascript (schillmania.com)
19 points by bdfh42 on May 27, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
20. Web Applications are Overrated (code-ronin.blogspot.com)
19 points by bootload on May 27, 2008 | hide | 16 comments
21. Arrington On Copyright: Wrong (whydoeseverythingsuck.com)
17 points by markbao on May 27, 2008 | hide | 27 comments
22. Python Design Patterns (vi lecture by Alex Martelli) (youtube.com)
17 points by nickb on May 27, 2008 | hide
23. Here comes another bubble... (youtube.com)
17 points by 1gor on May 27, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
24. What if Gas Cost $100/gal? (theoildrum.com)
16 points by ph0rque on May 27, 2008 | hide | 49 comments
25. When software in the cloud goes sour (mentalized.net)
14 points by raganwald on May 27, 2008 | hide | 6 comments
26. Nine lessons from the first Internet bubble (thestandard.com)
13 points by ilamont on May 27, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
27. Facebook To Open Source Facebook Platform (techcrunch.com)
12 points by nickb on May 27, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
28. Hey Internet, it’s time to show a token of gratitude. (bug.gd)
12 points by thorax on May 27, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
29. C Compiler Written In Python (uchicago.edu)
12 points by kirubakaran on May 27, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
30. An Engineer's Guide To Weight Loss (teddziuba.com)
12 points by twampss on May 27, 2008 | hide | 38 comments

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