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Stories from July 11, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. An insider's explanation of the Fannie Mae Meltdown (billburnham.blogs.com)
71 points by bokonist on July 12, 2008 | 37 comments
2. Guessing the Teacher's Password (overcomingbias.com)
54 points by t0pj on July 11, 2008 | 38 comments
3. The GrownChildCam (sethroberts.net)
50 points by bentoner on July 11, 2008 | 8 comments
4. How many of you expect to die? (newoldage.blogs.nytimes.com)
49 points by huherto on July 11, 2008 | 70 comments
5. The Shaggy God - Richard Stallman in Boston Magazine (bostonmagazine.com)
45 points by altay on July 12, 2008 | 36 comments
6. JL on Female Founders (foundersatwork.com)
41 points by theoneill on July 12, 2008 | 69 comments
7. Early YouTube Engineer Tells All (gigaom.com)
38 points by paulsb on July 11, 2008 | 2 comments
8. Don Knuth's Non-Tech Reading List (stanford.edu)
35 points by kirubakaran on July 11, 2008 | 13 comments
9. Ask PG/YC: Why a Delaware C-Corp?
34 points by rjett on July 11, 2008 | 16 comments
10. From homeless drug user to millionaire (msn.com)
32 points by senthil_rajasek on July 12, 2008 | 47 comments
11. Don't ask employees to be passionate about the company (headrush.typepad.com)
27 points by antiform on July 12, 2008 | 5 comments
12. Computer Science Enrollments: The Real News (cccblog.org)
26 points by neilc on July 12, 2008 | 1 comment
13. Cokeheads slip AI onto Yahoo front page (theregister.co.uk)
26 points by nickb on July 11, 2008 | 23 comments
14. Giving Shit Away is not a Business Strategy (25hoursaday.com)
26 points by Anon84 on July 12, 2008 | 8 comments
15. Exploring LISP on the JVM (infoq.com)
25 points by kirubakaran on July 11, 2008 | 6 comments
16. Ask YC: What's a typical stock compensation for joining a series A, 6 months old startup?
23 points by abstractwater on July 11, 2008 | 14 comments
17. Y Combinator Diaries Week 5 (theglobeandmail.com)
22 points by dkasper on July 11, 2008 | 6 comments
18. Ask YC: Finding a co-founder(s)
19 points by jond2062 on July 11, 2008 | 34 comments
19. Interview with co-founder of Reddit.com, Alexis Ohanian (adamfuhrer.wordpress.com)
19 points by jmorin007 on July 12, 2008 | 1 comment
20. FCC chief says Comcast violated Internet rules in blocking file-sharers (yahoo.com)
17 points by epi0Bauqu on July 11, 2008 | 7 comments
21. Ask HN: Thoughts on grad school? (CS PhD)
18 points by time_management on July 11, 2008 | 18 comments
22. Discovery is the New Cocaine: Going Beyond Engagement (slideshare.net)
18 points by mingyeow on July 11, 2008 | 5 comments
23. New iPhone 3G Sold Out (appleiphoneapps.com)
17 points by reddit on July 11, 2008 | 11 comments
24. The reddit time machine (a series of screen captures and mock-ups from over the years) (redditall.com)
16 points by kn0thing on July 11, 2008 | 2 comments
25. When I Thought I Was Smart (toyblog.typepad.com)
15 points by antiform on July 11, 2008 | 5 comments
26. Is Google heading down the Yahoo path? (sitepoint.com)
15 points by swombat on July 11, 2008 | 14 comments
27. Who shot General Motors? (Labor unions, in 1950.) (nytimes.com)
15 points by cmcginnis on July 11, 2008 | 46 comments
28. The most important revenue number you present in a business plan (jslogan.com)
14 points by jslogan on July 11, 2008 | 1 comment
29. Rails - Simple Asynchronous Processing (savagexi.com)
14 points by sanj on July 11, 2008 | 3 comments
30. Need an updated resume? Maybe something like this... (gigtide.com)
14 points by aggieben on July 12, 2008 | 9 comments
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