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1. So you want to be a consultant? (unixwiz.net)
193 points by CaptainMorgan on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 26 comments
2. Joel Spolsky: Don't Leave The Industry (You Whining Emo Girl) (joelonsoftware.com)
106 points by tptacek on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 110 comments
3. Scrapy: New Python web crawling & scraping framework (built on Twisted) (scrapy.org)
92 points by lunchbox on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 19 comments
4. Why you should support Mac OS X and Linux (wolfire.com)
54 points by nickb on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 32 comments
5. Every Mac I've owned has failed (37signals.com)
38 points by zaveri on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 72 comments
6. SenCSs - CSS framework that doesn’t provide a layout system (just everything else) (kilianvalkhof.com)
38 points by tortilla on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
7. Haskell logo redesign (haskell.org)
31 points by huhtenberg on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 28 comments
8. There are no mom and pop oil rigs in Norway (2002) (groups.google.com)
28 points by bd on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 17 comments
9. How to Network: 12 Tips for Geeks (cio.com)
27 points by qeek on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
10. How many newspapers have an API? (nytimes.com)
26 points by iamelgringo on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 15 comments
11. The NYTimes.com loves GeoDjango (open.blogs.nytimes.com)
26 points by smysore on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 2 comments
12. Internet backbone Level 3 is offline (internethealthreport.com)
25 points by dcurtis on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 8 comments
13. Ask HN: Do YC Startups Lack Spine?
22 points by villageidiot on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 63 comments
14. Overview of Jekyll - a static site generator written in Ruby (oiledmachine.com)
22 points by basil on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 11 comments
15. 2008 was the year man-made global warming was disproved (telegraph.co.uk)
20 points by petercooper on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 55 comments
16. Ask HN: How do you manage work/life balance?
19 points by zsection on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 42 comments
17. Teen with Home Chemistry Lab Arrested for Meth, Bombs (io9.com)
19 points by anthonyrubin on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 9 comments
18. James Hamilton: The Cost of Bulk Cold Storage: $0.80/GB/year (mvdirona.com)
19 points by wmf on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
19. List of Chinese Inventions (wikipedia.org)
19 points by DaniFong on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 14 comments
20. Why We’re Still Happy (nytimes.com)
17 points by veteran on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
21. Ask HN: What type of Biz Credit Card do you have?
17 points by rishi on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 28 comments
22. SpaceX gets $1.6 billion ISS NASA contract (spacex.com)
15 points by alex_c on Dec 28, 2008 | hide
23. Amazon.com: How the Online Giant Hoodwinks the Press (slate.com)
15 points by ojbyrne on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 10 comments
24. Accounting Standards Wilt Under Pressure (washingtonpost.com)
12 points by mattmcknight on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 3 comments
25. Tweetree doing exactly what Twitter should be - providing more context and metadata (tweetree.com)
13 points by jamesjyu on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
26. Ask HN: How do mashups avoid copyright infringement lawsuits?
13 points by villageidiot on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 18 comments
27. Tweetree: Twitter.com on Steroids (twitterrati.com)
12 points by buckpost on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
28. How to blog like a pro (altgate.com)
12 points by fnazeeri on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 4 comments
29. Theory Disproven: Money as Motivation (jtame05.wordpress.com)
11 points by jmtame on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 7 comments
30. It's about the ecology, stupid (skein.tumblr.com)
9 points by knowtheory on Dec 28, 2008 | hide | 6 comments

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