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Stories from April 28, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. "I never said she stole my money" has 7 different meanings depending on the stressed word
154 points by sama on Apr 28, 2009 | 62 comments
2. China's Google Maps (zoom out for best effect) (edushi.com)
132 points by pc on Apr 28, 2009 | 40 comments
3. Ubuntu brings advanced Screen features (arstechnica.com)
102 points by mblakele on Apr 28, 2009 | 36 comments
4. Bootstrapping Technology For Eight Bucks a Day (interfacelab.com)
90 points by jawngee on Apr 29, 2009 | 19 comments
5. American excess: A Wall Street trader tells all (independent.co.uk)
80 points by winanga on Apr 29, 2009 | 29 comments
6. Ignore Y Combinator at Your Own Risk (fool.com)
73 points by SwellJoe on Apr 28, 2009 | 16 comments
7. Python Autocompletion for Vim, Emacs and TextMate (code.google.com)
76 points by jenningsjason on Apr 29, 2009 | 15 comments
8. Beej's Guide to Network Programming (beej.us)
72 points by streblo on Apr 29, 2009 | 22 comments
9. Ask HN: I'm in 10th grade and I hate school. Any suggestions?
64 points by anonymous1618 on Apr 28, 2009 | 140 comments
10. A Painful Decision (afreshcup.com)
59 points by ph0rque on Apr 28, 2009 | 73 comments
11. Record-Breaking Amateur Rocket Launch (popularmechanics.com)
58 points by robg on Apr 28, 2009 | 16 comments
12. Skew, The Frontend Engineer's Misery (lethain.com)
55 points by twampss on Apr 28, 2009 | 9 comments
13. Hacker News (wikipedia.org)
49 points by eru on Apr 28, 2009 | 46 comments
14. Examples of “Lazy Registration” (webjackalope.com)
45 points by tortilla on Apr 29, 2009 | 25 comments
15. JSConf2009 Wrapup (michaelharrison.ws)
44 points by geuis on Apr 28, 2009 | 13 comments
16. 60% of Twitter Users Quit Within the First Month (mashable.com)
43 points by jasonlbaptiste on Apr 29, 2009 | 44 comments
17. Masterminds of Programming: Conversations with the Creators of Major Programming Languages (oreilly.com)
43 points by 10ren on Apr 28, 2009 | 28 comments
18. Great funding model: Adopt a line of code (getmiro.com)
41 points by geeko on Apr 29, 2009 | 27 comments
19. The Best Entrepreneurs Know How To Fail Fast (feld.com)
41 points by peter123 on Apr 28, 2009 | 15 comments
20. Opera adds a splash page to celebrate 15 years of web innovation (opera.com)
39 points by melito on Apr 28, 2009 | 18 comments
21. An email from a very confused guy who can’t find a job (iwillteachyoutoberich.com)
38 points by oscardelben on Apr 29, 2009 | 39 comments
22. India buys 250k OLPCs (guardian.co.uk)
35 points by nigelbruin on Apr 29, 2009 | 12 comments
23. Stop acting like a sissy and market your company (ideasonideas.com)
35 points by karjaluoto on Apr 28, 2009 | 5 comments
24. TextMate Basics Tutorial (serenity.de)
35 points by twampss on Apr 29, 2009 | 15 comments
25. Two wheels good (economist.com)
33 points by jeffesp on Apr 28, 2009 | 29 comments
26. The last great swine flu epidemic (salon.com)
28 points by peter123 on Apr 28, 2009 | 13 comments
27. Ask YC/PG: Quantitative success of YC so far?
27 points by ryanwaggoner on Apr 29, 2009 | 10 comments
28. Embedding Clojure in an Existing Application (ianp.org)
27 points by coglethorpe on Apr 28, 2009
29. Google: What we talk about when we talk about cloud computing (googleenterprise.blogspot.com)
27 points by peter123 on Apr 28, 2009 | 6 comments
30. TokuDB claims to speed up MySQL by an order of magnitude (tokutek.com)
26 points by lisper on Apr 29, 2009 | 18 comments
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