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Stories from March 5, 2013, ordered approximately by votes that day.
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1. Hacker News Parody Thread (bradconte.com)
589 points by B-Con on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 187 comments
2. Ask HN: Webdevs, designers: what devtools should we (Mozilla) build in Firefox?
470 points by paulrouget on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 347 comments
3. Why American Eggs Would Be Illegal In A British Supermarket, And Vice Versa (forbes.com)
382 points by memset on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 287 comments
4. Vim Git Gutter (github.com)
371 points by glazskunrukitis on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 115 comments
5. Show HN: Increase your productivity with ambient noise (coffitivity.com)
337 points by hangoverhammers on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 205 comments
6. Namecheap now officially accepts Bitcoin (namecheap.com)
329 points by redegg on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 172 comments
7. Google Says the FBI Is Secretly Spying on Some of Its Customers (wired.com)
239 points by wyclif on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 101 comments
8. The Humble Bundle with Android 5 (humblebundle.com)
200 points by hugoc on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 91 comments
9. A Day in the Life of a Freelance Journalist (natethayer.wordpress.com)
194 points by duck on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 130 comments
10. Twenty dollars in an envelope (justinjackson.ca)
195 points by mijustin on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 89 comments
11. Real pixel coding (2011) (iquilezles.org)
188 points by dshankar on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 79 comments
12. The Start-Up Trap (8thlight.com)
149 points by filpen on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 139 comments
13. Show HN: My weekend project, Remojōbo: a remote job board for web nerds (remojobo.com)
150 points by charliepark on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 42 comments
14. The Myth of Japanese Longevity (asserttrue.blogspot.com)
144 points by techdog on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 65 comments
15. Google services should not require real names: Vint Cerf (yahoo.com)
137 points by mhb on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 56 comments
16. How Balanced Does Database Migrations With Zero Downtime (balancedpayments.com)
131 points by mahmoudimus on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 60 comments
17. The ways of Wayland (lwn.net)
126 points by iso-8859-1 on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 60 comments
18. How I ended up with Mac (tirania.org)
126 points by gebe on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 193 comments
19. Why Haskell Is Worth Learning (atomicobject.com)
125 points by ColinWright on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 108 comments
20. Preventing Unsubscribes in Forwarded Emails (litmus.com)
111 points by muan on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 81 comments
21. The early 2013 retina MBP 15” have faulty firmware/hardware (aniggler.tumblr.com)
112 points by niggler on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 81 comments
22. R and pandas and what I've learned about each (yhathq.com)
103 points by rouli on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 23 comments
23. Lisp Hackers: Vladimir Sedach (lisp-univ-etc.blogspot.com)
100 points by vseloved on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 26 comments
24. Bitcoin rises from $14 to $40 in two months (bitcoincharts.com)
87 points by oleganza on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 112 comments
25. Monads explained by Eric Lippert (ericlippert.com)
82 points by tucaz on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 55 comments
26. You aren't getting any better (robertheaton.com)
81 points by robheaton on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 91 comments
27. Secretive Copyright Negotiations Continue at the 16th Round of TPP Talks (eff.org)
74 points by zoowar on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 8 comments
28. A Manifesto For Error Reporting (drmaciver.com)
72 points by andyjpb on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 31 comments
29. Last Wishes of a Dying "General" (jqpublic-blog.com)
69 points by bkohlmann on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 41 comments
30. Data compression proxy for Chrome for Android (beta) (developers.google.com)
70 points by igrigorik on Mar 5, 2013 | hide | 45 comments

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