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Stories from November 5, 2008, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. CNN/Fox Projection: Obama wins presidential election.
145 points by Anon84 on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 137 comments
2. Michael Crichton has passed away (chicagotribune.com)
102 points by atlbeer on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 61 comments
3. Google account disabled for 6+ days. Some thoughts (mibbit.com)
98 points by axod on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 53 comments
4. Script kiddies have awesome tools (ngra.de)
63 points by iamelgringo on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 26 comments
5. Why I Ban Laptops in My Classroom (britannica.com)
56 points by razorburn on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 63 comments
6. Michael Crichton: Aliens Cause Global Warming (209.85.173.104)
53 points by gaika on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 51 comments
7. The Best Cheat Sheets for Web Developers (webappers.com)
49 points by ajbatac on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
8. Mark Cuban is bullish on America (blogmaverick.com)
37 points by vaksel on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 93 comments
9. Microsoft to Give Free Software to Startups (eweek.com)
36 points by ksvs on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 41 comments
10. Edsger Dijkstra - Discipline in Thought (catonmat.net)
33 points by Anon84 on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
11. Quit Exaggerating On Your Skill Set (codesqueeze.com)
32 points by ajbatac on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 32 comments
12. Ask HN: Anyone running a US-based non-resident LLC?
26 points by mantas on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
13. Official Google Blog: Ending our agreement with Yahoo (googleblog.blogspot.com)
27 points by Anon84 on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
14. How to develop your customers like you develop your product (venturehacks.com)
23 points by qhoxie on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
15. Quirky Birds and Meta-Syntactic Programming (github.com)
19 points by raganwald on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
16. Visualizing Linux package dependencies (thejit.org)
19 points by philogb on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
17. The Python Computer Graphics Kit (sourceforge.net)
19 points by kirubakaran on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
18. 7 UI Design Resources for iPhone Developers (mobileorchard.com)
19 points by petercooper on Nov 5, 2008 | hide
19. Why take your startup 'all-cloud'? A founder explains (alleyinsider.com)
17 points by fromedome on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
20. How to generate sales?
17 points by ld50 on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
21. Performance on Rails (ddj.com)
17 points by nreece on Nov 5, 2008 | hide
22. Ask HN: Please Help Us Find Someone
15 points by auston on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 20 comments
23. Songkick's most common feature request? Listings for countries other than US/UK. (songkick.com)
18 points by hailpixel on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
24. A VC: Barack Hussein Obama, President of the United States (avc.com)
15 points by adityakothadiya on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 22 comments
25. Photos of Crashed Tesla Electric Roadster in Junkyard (100 MPH crash) (wreckedexotics.com)
15 points by MikeCapone on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
26. In a Twitter Age, Even Bad News Like Layoffs Is on the Company Blog (nytimes.com)
12 points by robg on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 1 comment
27. MerbAuth - The Basics (merbunity.com)
12 points by qhoxie on Nov 5, 2008 | hide
28. Moodstream - streaming images and sounds to boost creativity (gettyimages.com)
12 points by tortilla on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
29. Users pour forth MacBook trackpad woes (reghardware.co.uk)
12 points by ksvs on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
30. 18-year old launches startup with $500 (sproutly.com)
12 points by rockstar9 on Nov 5, 2008 | hide | 12 comments

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