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1. Nate Silver correctly called 50 out of 50 states (plus.google.com)
667 points by btilly on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 269 comments
2. Colorado measure legalizing marijuana passes (coloradodaily.com)
461 points by neverm0re on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 182 comments
3. Washington voters approve legalized marijuana (mynorthwest.com)
404 points by llambda on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 133 comments
4. The Best (dcurt.is)
403 points by jordanbrown on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 295 comments
5. The definitive guide to forms based website authentication (stackoverflow.com)
338 points by mmare on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 73 comments
6. Great design from Apple on an interaction with Siri (37signals.com)
288 points by joeyespo on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 109 comments
7. Inside the Secret World of the Data Crunchers Who Helped Obama Win (time.com)
285 points by sek on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 133 comments
8. Why is Rick Santorum Using a Picture of 4Chan Founder Moot on His Website? (betabeat.com)
233 points by gnarls_manson on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 53 comments
9. Show HN: Use Easel to style and build Bootstrap interfaces (easel.io)
183 points by mcolyer on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 52 comments
10. Obama Wins The Election. Here’s His Technology Agenda. (techcrunch.com)
173 points by jabo on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 97 comments
11. Entrepreneurs Tell What They Wish They’d Known before Founding First Startup (davidhauser.com)
169 points by dh on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 37 comments
12. The email I received from Google in 2007 when they wanted to buy Zlio (berrebi.org)
154 points by cypriend on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 40 comments
13. Firefox OS – video presentations and slides on the OS, WebAPIs (hacks.mozilla.org)
157 points by vectorbunny on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 50 comments
14. The Fifth problem: math and anti-Semitism in the Soviet Union (newcriterion.com)
141 points by cup on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 87 comments
15. Four African girls create a urine-powered generator (thenextweb.com)
134 points by jfc on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 77 comments
16. A new algorithm predicts which Twitter topics will trend hours in advance (web.mit.edu)
110 points by tchalla on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 25 comments
17. Windows 8 is just another way for Microsoft to show you ads (owened.co.nz)
105 points by owenwil on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 100 comments
18. When You're Visited By A Copy Of Yourself, Stay Calm (npr.org)
104 points by llambda on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 8 comments
19. The birthday paradox in action: calculating the probability of a hash collision (solipsys.co.uk)
100 points by ColinWright on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 43 comments
20. PhDs from the Faculty's Perspective (acm.org)
95 points by jnazario on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 58 comments
21. NBC calls it for Barack Obama (nbcnews.com)
89 points by mmastrac on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 51 comments
22. Kim Dotcom loses new domain in preemptive strike by Gabon government (arstechnica.com)
86 points by quadrahelix on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 38 comments
23. Why Startup Founders are Always Unhappy (jessyoko.com)
85 points by jesskah on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 24 comments
24. Parrot in captivity manufactures tools, something not seen in the wild (arstechnica.com)
83 points by glymor on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 30 comments
25. Apple awarded design patent for actual rounded rectangle (arstechnica.com)
82 points by Reltair on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 54 comments
26. Reactive Extensions (Rx) is now Open Source (hanselman.com)
78 points by ot on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 7 comments
27. Tiny Piano sales quadruple due to Apple commercial (squarepoet.com)
74 points by ronyeh on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 48 comments
28. Rationality for Entrepreneurs: Awesome workshop in the Bay Area (appliedrationality.org)
78 points by kf on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 17 comments
29. Apartment Radiator Temperature (terg.is)
70 points by krschultz on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 21 comments
30. Microsoft and Skype to axe world's most popular IM client early 2013 (theregister.co.uk)
69 points by esalazar on Nov 7, 2012 | hide | 74 comments

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