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Stories from July 27, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Ramen Profitable (paulgraham.com)
264 points by cpach on July 27, 2009 | hide | 136 comments
2. Pro Git - CC licensed book on Git by Scott Chacon (progit.org)
224 points by laktek on July 27, 2009 | hide | 25 comments
3. My Sys-Con Nightmare (aralbalkan.com)
108 points by tortilla on July 27, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
4. The R programming language for programmers (johndcook.com)
99 points by Anon84 on July 27, 2009 | hide | 29 comments
5. Files Vanished, Young Chinese Lose the Future (nytimes.com)
86 points by carterschonwald on July 27, 2009 | hide | 31 comments
6. You will live for longer than 1% of the entire history of human civilization.
86 points by GraffitiTim on July 27, 2009 | hide | 65 comments
7. Apple Yanks The Cord On GV Mobile, other Google Voice integration apps (techcrunch.com)
79 points by rufo on July 27, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
8. fabricate: The better "make". Finds dependencies automatically for any language. (code.google.com)
76 points by benhoyt on July 27, 2009 | hide | 43 comments
9. Ask HN: Cash-flow muses
71 points by bkovitz on July 27, 2009 | hide | 37 comments
10. Justin.tv Opens Its API For Free, Hopes Live Video Will Explode (techcrunch.com)
72 points by ExJournalist on July 27, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
11. Skilled Immigrants on Why They're Leaving the U.S. (businessweek.com)
63 points by raju on July 27, 2009 | hide | 70 comments
12. I really want to like Apple (but they don't like us) (dieblinkenlights.com)
61 points by rbanffy on July 27, 2009 | hide | 42 comments
13. Ask and It Shall be Given (steveblank.com)
56 points by peter123 on July 27, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
14. ____ will ____ you (littlegreatideas.com)
54 points by mhb on July 27, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
15. Where I Program - Independent Developer's Cribs (successfulsoftware.net)
52 points by hermitcrab on July 27, 2009 | hide | 22 comments
16. Recreating the THX Deep Note - EarSlap (batuhanbozkurt.com)
52 points by jawngee on July 27, 2009 | hide | 13 comments
17. Bizarre theory suggests time may be running out (2007) (breakingnews.ie)
50 points by dlnovell on July 27, 2009 | hide | 45 comments
18. Sortable Hacker News (hnsort.com)
48 points by scrollinondubs on July 27, 2009 | hide | 24 comments
19. I have comments, but no spam in my comments. Here’s why. (tbray.org)
48 points by blasdel on July 27, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
20. Does Silicon Valley noise detract from long-term value creation? (andrewchenblog.com)
46 points by andrew_null on July 27, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
21. Project AT&T - 4chan responds (invisionfree.com)
43 points by andreyf on July 27, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
22. When Debtors Decide to Default (nytimes.com)
43 points by cwan on July 27, 2009 | hide | 47 comments
23. Skepticism about beautiful people having more daughters. (columbia.edu)
43 points by lliiffee on July 27, 2009 | hide | 9 comments
24. Somali Pirate Economics (wired.com)
43 points by tc on July 27, 2009 | hide | 14 comments
25. Why do we rape, kill and sleep around? Don't blame the caveman (newsweek.com)
40 points by madars on July 27, 2009 | hide | 36 comments
26. BelKor has allegedly won Netflix Prize despite being second on the leaderboard (netflixprize.com)
40 points by vang3lis on July 27, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
27. "What would Apple Do?" - Don't Ask (redfin.com)
40 points by webwright on July 27, 2009 | hide | 23 comments
28. Pitch To Branson (virgin.com)
39 points by cgherb911 on July 27, 2009 | hide | 4 comments
29. Why Jinja is not Django and why Django should have a look at it (pocoo.org)
37 points by apgwoz on July 27, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
30. Tell HN NYC: Hackers & Founders #3, This Thursday (7/30) at Shake Shack, 6PM (anyvite.com)
37 points by daveambrose on July 27, 2009 | hide | 13 comments

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