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1. Make Frontpage of Slashdot, Reddit, Hacker News == Google Disables AdSense (hizook.com)
359 points by beambot on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 159 comments
2. Simpson's paradox: why mistrust seemingly simple statistics (wikipedia.org)
152 points by waldrews on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 17 comments
3. America's unjust sex laws (economist.com)
118 points by MikeCapone on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 106 comments
4. Buy somebody lunch (whattofix.com)
102 points by DanielBMarkham on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 52 comments
5. A design pattern is an artifact of a missing feature in your chosen language (snell-pym.org.uk)
85 points by bensummers on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 55 comments
6. Scratch.py -- hyper-fast mini-webapp production, in Python (speakeasy.org)
65 points by jmonegro on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 10 comments
7. Wireless Electricity Demo (ted.com)
64 points by keltecp11 on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
8. Does money buy happiness? Yes, if it's used to buy memories (scienceblogs.com)
64 points by cwan on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 25 comments
9. Mark Bao's startup Atomplan acquired. Congratulations! (avecora.com)
64 points by kirubakaran on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 27 comments
10. Clamato: A Smalltalk Dialect for Javascript (clamato.net)
58 points by BigZaphod on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 38 comments
11. How to run a Linux based home web server (stevehanov.ca)
54 points by RiderOfGiraffes on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 25 comments
12. My project: CSVGet -- Get structured data from sites as CSV (github.com)
52 points by fizx on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
13. Snow Leopard: It's Built for the Future. (delicious-monster.com)
52 points by gthank on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 40 comments
14. More Charts from HN Survey (Income, Age, Work Hours, Work Exp.) (vonsharp.net)
49 points by viggity on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 34 comments
15. The Facebook Exodus (nytimes.com)
47 points by smharris65 on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 24 comments
16. US Senate bill allows White House to disconnect private computers from Internet (cnet.com)
46 points by drewr on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 44 comments
17. API changes in Snow Leopard (developer.apple.com)
45 points by pieter on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
18. Baseline - a designer framework (baselinecss.com)
43 points by adnymarc on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
19. Nokia's first Linux phone rocks (nokia.com)
44 points by scharan on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 32 comments
20. Who else feels like sharing their adsense stats ?
42 points by jacquesm on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 20 comments
21. Who Causes Cyclists’ Deaths? (freakonomics.blogs.nytimes.com)
40 points by cwan on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 71 comments
22. FlightCaster (YC S09) on AWS Blog (aws.typepad.com)
38 points by delano on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
23. Hulu Has More Viewers Than Time Warner Cable (businessinsider.com)
35 points by fromedome on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 18 comments
24. Caml trading (janestreet.com)
33 points by apr on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
25. New planet hints we're very lucky—or our models are wrong (arstechnica.com)
33 points by soundsop on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 5 comments
26. OpenCL "Hello World" (developer.apple.com)
32 points by pieter on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 19 comments
27. Vidly: Twitvid.io (YC S08) Changes Names, Direction, And Gets Funding (techcrunch.com)
32 points by drm237 on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 11 comments
28. Rails Rumble finalists announced - Vote for the best 48-hour micro-app (railsrumble.com)
31 points by zapnap on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
29. Is My Electric Bicycle Lame? (treehugger.com)
30 points by monkeygrinder on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 56 comments
30. *.apache.org is currently offline. (apache.org)
29 points by edu on Aug 28, 2009 | hide | 12 comments

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