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Nick Denton Calls Peter Thiel's Backing of Gawker Lawsuits 'Twisted'
Gawker founder Nick Denton has written an open letter to Peter Thiel , criticizing the PayPal co-founder's decision to financially back Hulk Hogan 's invasion of privacy lawsuit against the media company. Calling the ordeal "twisted," Denton warned that if Thiel succeeds in bankrupting Gawker by
Tech Billionaire Is Unlikely Hulk Hogan Ally in Gawker Fight
Hulk Hogan had an unlikely ally in his corner during his courtroom cage match with Gawker _ a high-tech billionaire with a grudge against the news-and-gossip site
$50 oil shouldn't pose major threat to consumers, economy NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil topped $50 a barrel this week for the first time since July, delivering a cash infusion to oil producers and a lift to beaten-down energy stocks. The arrival of higher energy prices isn't necessarily bad
A History of Peter Thiel's Feud With Gawker
After wide speculation earlier this week, tech mogul Peter Thiel admitted Wednesday night to financially backing Hulk Hogan 's invasion of privacy lawsuit against Gawker , which resulted in a $140 million award in damages for the retired wrestler. The website published a sex tape involving Hogan,
Gawker May Be Looking to Sell After Losing Hulk Hogan Case
The embattled online media company Gawker has hired an investment banker to explore options including a possible sale
Peter Thiel : Meet the Man Who Bankrolled Hulk Hogan's Gawker Lawsuit
Peter Thiel , the co-founder of PayPal, confirmed on Wednesday that he bankrolled Hulk Hogan 's invasion of privacy lawsuit against Gawker . In an interview with the New York Times , the tech entrepreneur admitted that he paid about $10 million in legal fees for Hogan, whose real name is Terry
PayPal Co-Founder Peter Thiel Admits to Bankrolling Hulk Hogan's Gawker Lawsuit
PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel admitted to financially backing Hulk Hogan 's invasion of privacy lawsuit against Gawker . In a new interview with The New York Times , Thiel explained why he acted as a benefactor to Hogan, who won $140 million in damages after suing the media company for publishing a
Billionaire Reveals He Funded Hulk Hogan's Gawker Lawsuit
PayPal co-creator Peter Thiel confirms he spent millions of dollars to finance Hogan's winning case.
The Latest: In Gawker Fight, Hogan Has Billionaire in Corner
Billionaire Peter Thiel says he bankrolled Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker Media because he "thought it was worth fighting back" against an outlet he calls a "singularly terrible bully."