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Stories from October 22, 2010, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. What We Look for in Founders (paulgraham.com)
362 points by anateus on Oct 22, 2010 | 174 comments
2. "Nah, who needs another search engine?" (reddit.com)
242 points by yurisagalov on Oct 23, 2010 | 75 comments
3. Tell us your naughty stories
192 points by neilk on Oct 23, 2010 | 352 comments
4. There are 5,057 janitors in the U.S. with PhDs (chronicle.com)
179 points by surlyadopter on Oct 22, 2010 | 144 comments
5. Mozilla pays 12-year-old San Jose boy for hunting bugs in system (mercurynews.com)
158 points by tptacek on Oct 23, 2010 | 54 comments
6. Stop Looking for a Technical Co-Founder, Learn to Code Yourself (kateray.net)
150 points by codybrown on Oct 22, 2010 | 82 comments
7. Amazon to add "lending" feature to Kindle (amazon.com)
143 points by ajg1977 on Oct 22, 2010 | 85 comments
8. Stop the Internet blacklist (fsf.org)
143 points by tjr on Oct 22, 2010 | 24 comments
9. Piknik - my full screen color picker (aurlien.net)
140 points by arnemart on Oct 22, 2010 | 42 comments
10. Coding Horror: The Keyboard Cult (codinghorror.com)
134 points by Anon84 on Oct 23, 2010 | 108 comments
11. Ask HN: Show me your Half Baked project
126 points by dholowiski on Oct 23, 2010 | 305 comments
12. Wikileaks Iraq War Diaries (wikileaks.org)
111 points by yigit on Oct 22, 2010 | 4 comments
13. Apple Is No Longer Bundling Flash Player With Mac OS X (daringfireball.net)
102 points by pmjordan on Oct 22, 2010 | 83 comments
14. Watching Apple: A closer look at iPhone transition animations (watchingapple.com)
97 points by PanMan on Oct 22, 2010 | 33 comments
15. Why Python? (linuxjournal.com)
91 points by ryanwaggoner on Oct 23, 2010 | 59 comments
16. A Short, Simple Introduction to Information Theory (knol.google.com)
87 points by moultano on Oct 22, 2010 | 14 comments
17. Game Changers: Jon Stewart [video] (bloomberg.com)
86 points by keeptrying on Oct 22, 2010 | 14 comments
18. When App Engine Went Wrong (agmweb.ca)
85 points by neilk on Oct 23, 2010 | 28 comments
19. Amazon P/E ratio 3x that of Apple and Google (cnn.com)
75 points by marze on Oct 22, 2010 | 54 comments
20. Wikileaks dumps 400,000 more files (go.com)
74 points by viggity on Oct 22, 2010 | 126 comments
21. Y Combinator's Original Home For Sale (ycombinator.posterous.com)
71 points by tzury on Oct 22, 2010 | 26 comments
22. I developed PadPressed without having an iPad (startupinmexico.com)
68 points by armandososa on Oct 23, 2010 | 17 comments
23. Nobel Prize Winner Joseph Stiglitz Calls for Jail Time for Corporate Crooks (dailyfinance.com)
68 points by lotusleaf1987 on Oct 22, 2010 | 47 comments
24. Richard Branson set to open Virgin Spaceport today. (virgin.com)
64 points by skbohra123 on Oct 22, 2010 | 42 comments
25. CMU Researchers Break Speed Barrier In Solving Important Class of Linear Systems (cmu.edu)
62 points by yarapavan on Oct 22, 2010 | 25 comments
26. Moving from PHP to C saved my web startup.
61 points by BuckToBid on Oct 22, 2010 | 83 comments
27. Open Source Search with Lucene & Solr (igvita.com)
58 points by igrigorik on Oct 22, 2010 | 24 comments
28. Setting up Unicorn with Nginx (sirupsen.com)
56 points by pixeleaf on Oct 22, 2010 | 7 comments
29. The MS-DOS Security Model (theinvisiblethings.blogspot.com)
53 points by r11t on Oct 23, 2010 | 26 comments
30. Texas sends Amazon a $269M uncollected sales tax bill (techflash.com)
53 points by bbatsell on Oct 22, 2010 | 49 comments
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