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1. An Awesome Book (veryawesomeworld.com)
409 points by djshah on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 100 comments
2. Do you read HackerNews all day and never actually do anything?
389 points by tossit on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 142 comments
3. Rails for Zombies - Learn Rails from the comfort of your browser (railsforzombies.org)
336 points by trevorturk on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
4. The 19 Senators Who Voted To Censor The Internet (techdirt.com)
298 points by yanw on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 86 comments
5. Brave New World banned from High School curriculum (seattleweekly.com)
282 points by mfukar on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 160 comments
6. Chance of Dying From Backscatter Radiation Same as Chance of Terrorism (daringfireball.net)
252 points by mcantelon on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 128 comments
7. Ron Paul: Airport Scanners: Enough is Enough (c-spanvideo.org)
244 points by DanielBMarkham on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 88 comments
8. Things I Learned About Browsers and the Web (20thingsilearned.com)
148 points by twapi on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 49 comments
9. Introducing the American Traveler Dignity Act (house.gov)
146 points by hornokplease on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 47 comments
10. Dead Code Elimination for Beginners (blog.mozilla.com)
121 points by kinetik on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 57 comments
11. The One Thousand Hour Rule (yongfook.com)
116 points by iuguy on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 37 comments
12. How to Start a Successful Bootstrapped Web App Business (12 hours of audio) (justinvincent.com)
108 points by jv22222 on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 28 comments
13. Why is there an Oracle copyright in the middle of a Facebook javascript? (fbcdn.net)
108 points by party__ on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 39 comments
14. Steve Wozniak: Android will be the dominant smartphone platform (engadget.com)
105 points by citizenkeys on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 107 comments
15. On Refusing to Disclose Your Salary in a Job Interview (bucks.blogs.nytimes.com)
106 points by kqr2 on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 66 comments
16. Steve Klabnik Quits Job to Work on Hackety Hack (steveklabnik.com)
93 points by dmix on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 29 comments
17. Why wreck a blank canvas? (sivers.org)
89 points by gr366 on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 31 comments
18. ClojureQL - 1.0.0 now in beta (bestinclass.dk)
91 points by aaw on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
19. Woz misquoted 'Almost every app that I have is better on the iPhone' (engadget.com)
87 points by lotusleaf1987 on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 35 comments
20. The rise of the dead: How many ghosts are on Facebook? (1000memories.com)
83 points by jonathanbgood on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 33 comments
21. The Linux Programming Interface (man7.org)
83 points by fogus on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 19 comments
22. Required Reading (for pythonistas) (ericholscher.com)
83 points by niels on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 5 comments
23. Signups increased by 60% after actually removing the signup form (visualwebsiteoptimizer.com)
80 points by paraschopra on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 22 comments
24. Internet blacklist bill COICA one step closer to becoming law (cnet.com)
77 points by starkness on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 30 comments
25. Clojure game development wiki (clojure-games.org)
73 points by dkersten on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 34 comments
26. Sweden Seeks to Detain Assange (nytimes.com)
74 points by CaptainZapp on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 66 comments
27. You probably misunderstand XML (lemire.me)
71 points by msbmsb on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 29 comments
28. Comparing MySQL and Postgres 9.0 Replication (theserverside.com)
65 points by rgeorge28 on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 20 comments
29. Life after X: Plans for getting rid of the X server in the future (lwn.net)
65 points by eerpini on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 26 comments
30. Hell Freezes Over As MySpace Fully Surrenders To Facebook (techcrunch.com)
64 points by davidedicillo on Nov 18, 2010 | hide | 30 comments

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