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Stories from October 10, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Obama to eliminate all cap gains taxes for VCs and entrepreneurs
82 points by Alex3917 on Oct 10, 2008 | 91 comments
2. I’m Still Going Long and Hoping the Markets Go Down (blogmaverick.com)
46 points by Anon84 on Oct 10, 2008 | 68 comments
3. Web Based Rich Text Editors Compared (bulletproofbox.com)
44 points by jwilliams on Oct 10, 2008 | 19 comments
4. All You Zombies— The most craziest of the time travel paradoxes (wikipedia.org)
42 points by reazalun on Oct 10, 2008 | 21 comments
5. Google Employees Watch In Horror As 60 Percent Of Their Stock Options Drown (techcrunch.com)
42 points by nickb on Oct 10, 2008 | 29 comments
6. Fear is the mind killer of the Silicon Valley Entrepreneur (500hats.typepad.com)
40 points by bootload on Oct 10, 2008 | 21 comments
7. Two Things Design Experts Do That Novices Don’t (noisebetweenstations.com)
40 points by lliles on Oct 10, 2008 | 9 comments
8. Share your ‘Aha’s: links.betterexplained.com (betterexplained.com)
36 points by brett on Oct 11, 2008 | 9 comments
9. WiFi is no longer a viable secure connection (scmagazineuk.com)
34 points by prakash on Oct 10, 2008 | 19 comments
10. Some Unix Tricks (transmit.net)
34 points by kirubakaran on Oct 10, 2008 | 9 comments
11. The general economic importance of banks has been highly exaggerated (nytimes.com)
28 points by robg on Oct 10, 2008 | 8 comments
12. Advice for job seekers (colorful language) (craigslist.org)
27 points by henning on Oct 10, 2008 | 12 comments
13. Sins of Commissions (inc.com)
26 points by mqt on Oct 10, 2008 | 15 comments
14. Tim O'Reilly to software developers: Get serious (latimes.com)
22 points by nickb on Oct 10, 2008 | 5 comments
15. Mathematicians Illuminate Deep Connection Between Classical And Quantum Physics (sciencedaily.com)
22 points by robg on Oct 10, 2008 | 3 comments
16. Poll: How many hours of sleep do you get each day?
19 points by eru on Oct 10, 2008 | 36 comments
17. BW: VCs to Entrepreneurs: Seed-Stage Startups OK. Others? Not So Much (businessweek.com)
19 points by aschobel on Oct 10, 2008
18. Make An Average Face [image processing demo] (faceresearch.org)
19 points by eru on Oct 10, 2008 | 9 comments
19. Brokers Hand on Their Faces Site (brokershandsontheirfacesblog.tumblr.com)
19 points by raheemm on Oct 10, 2008 | 10 comments
20. Coming home to Vim (jamisbuck.org)
19 points by prakash on Oct 11, 2008 | 12 comments
21. Ask HN: Who do you use for stock market data?
18 points by yourabi on Oct 11, 2008 | 21 comments
22. Motivation = Decision before Action — ‘How do I Get in Shape?’–Excercise Hacks for Entrepreneurs (davidadewumi.com)
17 points by wumi on Oct 10, 2008 | 6 comments
23. Obama Tax Plan a Frontal Assault on Entrepreneurs (pajamasmedia.com)
16 points by SarahToton on Oct 11, 2008 | 37 comments
24. Success with OpenSolaris + ZFS + MySQL in production (smugmug.com)
14 points by onethumb on Oct 10, 2008 | 3 comments
25. Facebook and the “Duke Nukem Forever” of Business Models (allthingsd.com)
14 points by nickb on Oct 10, 2008 | 12 comments
26. Ask HN: On scalability and memory footprint
13 points by jgalvez on Oct 11, 2008 | 19 comments
27. BackType (YC Summer 08) Releases API (backtype.com)
13 points by omakase on Oct 10, 2008 | 10 comments
28. Wikipedia simplifies IT infrastructure by moving to one Linux vendor (computerworld.com)
13 points by davidw on Oct 11, 2008 | 11 comments
29. Smalltalk is making a comeback - Gartner analyst (gartner.com)
12 points by musiciangames on Oct 11, 2008 | 5 comments
30. Startups, it’s Time to Stop Calling Yourselves That (mashable.com)
12 points by mjnaus on Oct 11, 2008 | 13 comments
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