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Stories from December 13, 2009, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. World's shortest explanation of Gödel's theorem (plover.com)
149 points by MartinMond on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 52 comments
2. How To Make The World's Easiest $1 Billion (businessinsider.com)
123 points by bobbyi on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 39 comments
3. Diagrammr - create diagrams by writing sentences (diagrammr.com)
103 points by gnosis on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 47 comments
4. Writing is Thinking (petermichaud.com)
91 points by pmichaud on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 35 comments
5. Nuclear's next generation (economist.com)
90 points by pg on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 32 comments
6. Is Facebook unethical, clueless or unlucky? (calacanis.com)
79 points by flapjack on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 96 comments
7. Help save MySQL (monty-says.blogspot.com)
76 points by bytebot on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 57 comments
8. Schopenhauer - On thinking for oneself (adelaide.edu.au)
76 points by Arun2009 on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 37 comments
9. GWT 2.0: So good it's ridiculous (timepedia.blogspot.com)
72 points by mindaugas on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 46 comments
10. Who Do You Believe, Randall Stross or Your Own Lying Eyes? (daringfireball.net)
55 points by aditya on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 24 comments
11. Advanced programming languages (Haskell, Scala, SML, OCaml, Scheme) (might.net)
52 points by gnosis on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 44 comments
12. Google has become a snake that too readily consumes its own keyword tail (kedrosky.com)
46 points by cwan on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 28 comments
13. The man who invented exercise - epidemiologist Jerry Morris (ft.com)
45 points by arihelgason on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
14. A circular sieve of eratosthenes to visualize prime numbers (sievesofchaos.com)
44 points by nobody_nowhere on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 6 comments
15. The end of hand crafted content (techcrunch.com)
41 points by cwan on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
16. Most Popular DIY Projects of 2009 (lifehacker.com)
40 points by ypavan on Dec 13, 2009 | hide
17. Need icons for filetypes? Hotlink from stdicon.com (blogrium.wordpress.com)
37 points by progrium on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 23 comments
18. The Mpemba Effect (wikipedia.org)
36 points by splat on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 15 comments
19. JavaScript: The World's Most Misunderstood Programming Language (2001) (crockford.com)
35 points by mark_l_watson on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 34 comments
20. New Ruby Libraries (rubyinside.com)
34 points by madh on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 1 comment
21. How Python is killing Lisp (ynniv.com)
33 points by pmiller2 on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 66 comments
22. 22 musical pieces written with 140 characters of code (sourceforge.net)
33 points by Paton on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 21 comments
23. Twitter finally in the money with Google link (timesonline.co.uk)
32 points by mun411 on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 12 comments
24. Next-generation Linux file systems: NiLFS(2) and exofs (ibm.com)
31 points by gnosis on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 2 comments
25. How IE8 claims full CSS support is beyond me. (jhop.me)
30 points by drhowarddrfine on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 8 comments
26. Persistent Trees in Git, Clojure, and CouchDB (eclipsesource.com)
28 points by swannodette on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 2 comments
27. Spacewalking Astronauts seen from Earth (wired.com)
27 points by t3rcio on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 3 comments
28. Flood Could Have Filled Mediterranean In Less Than Two Years (sciencenews.org)
27 points by soundsop on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 2 comments
29. XML-RPC client module for Node.js (uses libxml.js) (github.com)
27 points by caludio on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 7 comments
30. Google Faces a Different World in Italy (nytimes.com)
25 points by madh on Dec 13, 2009 | hide | 10 comments

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