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Stories from March 16, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Y Combinator: Party Like it's 2009 (ycombinator.com)
222 points by pg on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 49 comments
2. Y Combinator Gets The Sequoia Capital Seal Of Approval (techcrunch.com)
153 points by vaksel on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 44 comments
3. How Rich Countries Die (law.harvard.edu)
135 points by lackbeard on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 45 comments
4. Six Lessons Learned from Domain Pigeon’s First Six Weeks (mattmazur.com)
122 points by matt1 on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
5. Legalese: This Is How All User Agreements Should Be Displayed (consumerist.com)
88 points by kqr2 on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 32 comments
6. Rails 2.3: Templates, Engines, Rack, Metal, much more (rubyonrails.org)
80 points by sant0sk1 on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
7. Concurrence: a Python framework to create massively concurrent network applications (hyves.org)
75 points by anuraggoel on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
8. The Freehacker's Union (zedshaw.com)
69 points by jacktang on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 33 comments
9. Faking votes on Hacker News (xach.livejournal.com)
66 points by critic on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 58 comments
10. Nginx vs Apache performance (webfaction.com)
65 points by dangoldin on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 47 comments
11. Tech Startups Don’t Need the Valley Unless They Need VC (gigaom.com)
64 points by jasonlbaptiste on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 50 comments
12. How .NET Regular Expressions Really Work (moserware.com)
62 points by moserware on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
13. Can Twitter Survive What is About to Happen to It? (twine.com)
53 points by nreece on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 37 comments
14. Indian Americans: The New Model Minority (forbes.com)
47 points by queensnake on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 47 comments
15. How Two Friends Built a $100 Million Company (inc.com)
46 points by Anon84 on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
16. Why the wires behind your computer are a tangled mess. (pnas.org)
45 points by asciilifeform on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
17. Let It Die: Rushkoff on the economy (arthurmag.com)
43 points by dangoldin on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 49 comments
18. Wikiid: Can Wikipedia make a Wikipedia page notable enough to avoid deletion? (wikipedia.org)
40 points by unalone on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
19. Push Systems vs Pull Systems (adam.blog.heroku.com)
39 points by sant0sk1 on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
20. Detroit's Beautiful, Horrible Decline (time.com)
37 points by cubix on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 17 comments
21. Ask HN: Feedback on Thymer - a GTD/project management app for teams
36 points by jd on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 49 comments
22. Why I Like PLT Scheme (2004) (kuro5hin.org)
36 points by rw on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
23. The Game Business Is A Year From Irrelevance (boesky.blogspot.com)
35 points by teej on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
24. Gapminder.org - For a fact based world view. (gapminder.org)
33 points by durana on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
25. Happy Cogs Redesign Mozilla (redesignmozilla.org)
34 points by daleharvey on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 25 comments
26. Thanks to these guys, SMS via Google Talk is now banned from unofficial clients. (innerfence.com)
31 points by cookiecaper on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
27. Construction of Radio Equipment in a Japanese POW Camp (zerobeat.net)
31 points by bd on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
28. JavaScript molecule simulator (blahbleh.com)
31 points by rogercosseboom on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
29. Why setting goals can backfire (boston.com)
30 points by robg on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
30. What Happened To The Freehackers Union? (zedshaw.com)
30 points by inklesspen on Mar 16, 2009 | hide | 21 comments

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