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Stories from June 3, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.

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1. Try to digest the Groupon story (shortlogic.tumblr.com)
372 points by jagira on June 3, 2011 | 165 comments
2. How I Failed, Failed, and Finally Succeeded at Learning How to Code (theatlantic.com)
339 points by Umalu on June 3, 2011 | 62 comments
3. Copenhagen Suborbitals open-source private spacerocket will launch in an hour (raketvenner.dk)
240 points by mixmax on June 3, 2011 | 57 comments
4. Amazon: Ponzi Scheme or Wal-Mart of the Web? (2000) (slate.com)
225 points by kyleslattery on June 3, 2011 | 81 comments
5. Groupon is Effectively Insolvent (minyanville.com)
207 points by colinprince on June 3, 2011 | 107 comments
6. The depth and breadth of Python (neopythonic.blogspot.com)
204 points by fogus on June 3, 2011 | 41 comments
7. GitHub, Collaboration, and Haters (sourceforge.net)
195 points by thefox on June 3, 2011 | 49 comments
8. $100k Revenues in One Month (startupdesi.com)
196 points by mast on June 3, 2011 | 34 comments
9. LulzSec versus FBI (We Challenge You, NATO) (pastebin.com)
195 points by hornokplease on June 4, 2011 | 68 comments
10. Google acquires Postrank.com (postrank.com)
165 points by zmoazeni on June 3, 2011 | 54 comments
11. Google to offer for-pay Translate API (googlecode.blogspot.com)
145 points by rryan on June 3, 2011 | 40 comments
12. Groupon is a straight-up Ponzi scheme (knewton.com)
150 points by jeffreymcmanus on June 3, 2011 | 55 comments
13. Apple is professional, the web is amateur (dave.is)
148 points by davidbalbert on June 3, 2011 | 58 comments
14. Objective-C Blocks vs. C++0x Lambdas: Fight (mikeash.com)
119 points by leakybucket on June 3, 2011 | 35 comments
15. Plivo - an opensource alternative to Twilio (plivo.org)
114 points by ankeshk on June 3, 2011 | 48 comments
16. The Fifty-Nine-Story Crisis (1995) (duke.edu)
111 points by gamble on June 4, 2011 | 18 comments
17. A Brief Overview of the Clojure Web Stack (brehaut.net)
93 points by icey on June 3, 2011 | 9 comments
18. Apple Hires The Guy Who Hacked Together A Better iOS Notifications System (techcrunch.com)
92 points by obtino on June 4, 2011 | 21 comments
19. Insecurity in the Jungle (disk) (daemonology.net)
92 points by cperciva on June 3, 2011 | 75 comments
20. Why RubyGems Needs Loren Segal (jamesgolick.com)
90 points by techpickles on June 3, 2011 | 33 comments
21. Parallel programming is the focus of increasing interest (economist.com)
87 points by coolpixar on June 3, 2011 | 19 comments
22. U.N. Report Declares Internet Access a Human Right (wired.com)
82 points by nephics on June 3, 2011 | 21 comments
23. LuaJIT for ARM now in Git head: benchmarks (luajit.org)
74 points by xearl on June 3, 2011 | 21 comments
24. Clack: Common Lisp Web Application Env (ala WSGI, Rack, Plack, Ring, WSAPI, etc) (clacklisp.org)
74 points by draegtun on June 3, 2011 | 24 comments
25. Internet cut off across Syria amid widespread protests (thenextweb.com)
74 points by eddmc on June 3, 2011 | 13 comments
26. Finishing a Game (makegames.tumblr.com)
72 points by Sodaware on June 3, 2011 | 11 comments
27. College is a waste of time (cnn.com)
72 points by bry on June 3, 2011 | 80 comments
28. What the US does with online poker players' seized funds. (patch.com)
70 points by noduerme on June 3, 2011 | 64 comments
29. Under the hood, Groupon is declining in Boston (bostinnovation.com)
73 points by rocksy on June 3, 2011 | 24 comments
30. The Way I Work: David Karp of Tumblr (inc.com)
66 points by mmphosis on June 3, 2011 | 19 comments
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