by Y Combinator6/8/2018
Here are some of our favorite Hacker News comments from April and May.
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HN users across countries discuss differences between their yogurts.
Responding to post about Mandaeism, an ancient Gnostic religion, a HN user turns out to have been raised in it.
“Yale physicists find signs of a time crystal” and the author shows up in the comments to explain.
A past student of Brent Yorgey comments on his post “Conversations with a six-year-old on functional programming“.
The child of the author of “Understanding Image Sharpness” comments on the article’s thread.
Another family thread–the great grandchild of astronomer Donald Menzel comments on an article about his work.
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