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1. Aaron Swartz commits suicide (tech.mit.edu)
2103 points by bfaviero on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 546 comments
2. Prosecutor as bully (lessig.tumblr.com)
1200 points by guan on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 260 comments
3. The Truth About Aaron Swartz's "Crime" (unhandled.com)
837 points by secalex on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 89 comments
4. Petition the Whitehouse to remove Carmen Ortiz from office (whitehouse.gov)
801 points by olefoo on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 234 comments
5. Official Statement from the family and partner of Aaron Swartz (rememberaaronsw.tumblr.com)
682 points by mxfh on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 144 comments
6. If I get hit by a truck... (aaronsw.com)
651 points by artursapek on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 50 comments
7. Aaron is dead. From: Tim Berners-Lee (w3.org)
610 points by edsu on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 30 comments
8. Cory Doctorow: RIP, Aaron Swartz (boingboing.net)
570 points by Argorak on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 20 comments
9. Why you shouldn't do what Aaron did
519 points by Pitarou on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 158 comments
10. Let's black bar HN
483 points by flocial on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 75 comments
11. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (suicidepreventionlifeline.org)
472 points by sethbannon on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 52 comments
12. My Aaron Swartz, whom I loved (quinnnorton.com)
419 points by rufo on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 40 comments
13. JSTOR torrent (thepiratebay.se)
407 points by gasull on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 82 comments
14. This Isn't the Petition Response You're Looking For (whitehouse.gov)
370 points by mikebike on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 70 comments
15. Aaron Swartz, Precocious Programmer and Internet Activist, Dies at 26 (nytimes.com)
356 points by guan on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 5 comments
16. Aaron Swartz: How To Get A Job Like Mine (jottit.com)
338 points by pathik on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 17 comments
17. Posthumously pardon Aaron Swartz (whitehouse.gov)
307 points by jakewalker on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 37 comments
18. Aaron's domain registration runs out in Sept. We should archive it in his memory (networksolutions.com)
303 points by riordan on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 35 comments
19. JSTOR Statement on Aaron Swartz (jstor.org)
263 points by darrellsilver on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 65 comments
20. Aaron Swartz really did co-author RSS spec at age 14 (cadenhead.org)
263 points by ck2 on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 13 comments
21. Aaron Swartz: What Happens in The Dark Knight (aaronsw.com)
257 points by zatara on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 13 comments
22. Feds go overboard in prosecuting information activist (2012) (arstechnica.com)
255 points by proksoup on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 22 comments
23. Philip Greenspun: Aaron Swartz (law.harvard.edu)
245 points by soundsop on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 28 comments
24. Aaron Swartz v. United States (2011) (law.harvard.edu)
228 points by DanielRibeiro on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 17 comments
25. Aaron Swartz on illness and depression (aaronsw.com)
212 points by neilk on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 22 comments
26. A Moment Before Dying (aaronsw.com)
202 points by gosub on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 20 comments
27. Raw Nerve by Aaron Swartz (aaronsw.com)
195 points by jkaljundi on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 14 comments
28. A Chat With Aaron Swartz (blogoscoped.com)
185 points by danso on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 8 comments
29. Soulmate lost. RIP Aaron Swartz (alexdong.com)
184 points by mattdeboard on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 7 comments
30. How to be more productive (aaronsw.com)
184 points by zeynalov on Jan 12, 2013 | hide | 3 comments

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