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Stories from December 23, 2011, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Go Daddy No Longer Supports SOPA (godaddy.com)
645 points by johnnytee on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 226 comments
2. StackOverflow also planning to switch from GoDaddy due to SOPA concerns. (stackoverflow.com)
598 points by AgentConundrum on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 78 comments
3. Namecheap.com: We say no to SOPA (namecheap.com)
525 points by mannymanifesto on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 85 comments
4. GoDaddy is scrambling to do damage control (plus.google.com)
445 points by cheald on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 71 comments
5. GoDaddy is default registrar for Google Apps Domains (support.google.com)
402 points by jwildeboer on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 70 comments
6. List of YC companies that use GoDaddy (raw.github.com)
316 points by jf on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 79 comments
7. "Another World" (game) Code Review (fabiensanglard.net)
260 points by aw3c2 on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 22 comments
8. All Hacker Monthly issues free for next ~24 hours (hn.my)
247 points by yanowitz on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 98 comments
9. Being a "Great Coder" and 10000 Hours (groups.google.com)
242 points by michaelty on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 69 comments
10. Redditors pledging to donate thousands to Wikimedia if they dump GoDaddy (reddit.com)
241 points by aes256 on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 35 comments
11. Super Meat Boy leaves database wide open (somethingawful.com)
204 points by llambda on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 96 comments
12. Elon Musk says he will put millions of people on Mars (nextbigfuture.com)
202 points by mjfern on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 140 comments
13. The Only Way to Stop SOPA (plus.google.com)
198 points by jayro on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 51 comments
14. Petzl comes out against SOPA, after appearing on the list of supporters (petzl.com)
194 points by mikeocool on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
15. VW deactivates employee email outside working hours (reuters.com)
183 points by j_baker on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 124 comments
16. Reddit: Help us raise awareness about SOPA in the mainstream and local media (reddit.com)
171 points by nextparadigms on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 8 comments
17. How Facebook Is Selling Your Timeline to Advertisers (betabeat.com)
166 points by shakes on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 40 comments
18. Poll: Did you transfer your domains from GoDaddy today?
152 points by nh on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 123 comments
19. Charlie Nutter's Response to "Why Not A Bytecode Vm" (groups.google.com)
135 points by johnbender on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 43 comments
20. Looking for a Place to Die (nytimes.com)
125 points by JacobAldridge on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 34 comments
21. Godaddy's official position on SOPA - Just Posted (godaddy.com)
116 points by damonpace on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 32 comments
22. Merry Christmas from the FreeBSD Security Team (freebsd.org)
116 points by cperciva on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 22 comments
23. How can Skyrim be so unoptimized? Modders do better job than Bethesda (bethsoft.com)
105 points by jhack on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 56 comments
24. HN reader (joshhuckabee.com)
98 points by mrsebastian on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 31 comments
25. GoDaddy No Longer Supports SOPA (techcrunch.com)
95 points by llambda on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 7 comments
26. Why we built a 40TB photo server in-house instead of using S3 (oyster.com)
94 points by benhoyt on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 74 comments
27. Priceonomics (YC W12) Tells You What Everything is Worth (techcrunch.com)
94 points by omarish on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 39 comments
28. Anonymous threatens net blackout over SOPA (youranonnews.tumblr.com)
87 points by noduerme on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 27 comments
29. Show HN: Codecademy Labs, the easiest way to write, run, and share code online (codecademy.com)
83 points by zds on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 22 comments
30. Emacs for the rest of us: ErgoEmacs (code.google.com)
62 points by macco on Dec 23, 2011 | hide | 47 comments

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