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  1. Peter Thiel is going to talk about being gay in tonight's RNC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... and launched venture capital firm Founders Fund, was recently revealed to have funded numerous lawsuits against Gawker Media after the site published a story highlighting his sexuality. Thiel has so far been the biggest name in Silicon Valley to ...

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  2. Peter Thiel is going to talk about being gay in tonight's RNC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Albany Times Union

    ... and launched venture capital firm Founders Fund, was recently revealed to have funded numerous lawsuits against Gawker Media after the site published a story highlighting his sexuality. Thiel has so far been the biggest name in Silicon Valley to ...

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  3. Tech billionaire and Gawker destroyer Peter Thiel is speaking at the...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Re/code

    ... the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Thiel probably won't talk about his ongoing efforts to sue Gawker Media into oblivion, or whether he thinks we should join the Thiel-funded seasteading movement to establish a floating capitalist ...

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  4. A crazy yet plausible theory for why Peter Thiel supports Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... out in such a high-profile way. There has to be more to it. As he showed with his years-long legal stalking of Gawker Media , Thiel is perfectly happy keeping his machinations hidden from view, and acting through proxies. He's someone who prides ...

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  5. Peter Thiel: Billionaire RNC Speaker, Gay Man, and Guest of Neo-FascistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Towleroad

    ... Thiel's possible self-hatred, legitimate though they are. (Thiel has been waging a successful proxy war against Gawker Media as revenge for its reporting on the then-open secret of his homosexuality; and twenty years ago a more closeted Thiel ...

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  6. And then there was Trump: What's happening on Day 4 of the GOP...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... is no stranger to headlines. In May, it was revealed he was secretly backing Hulk Hogan in his lawsuit against Gawker Media. Jerry Falwell Jr.: The Liberty University president endorsed Trump early this year and boosted the thrice-married real ...

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  7. Nation-Now 55 mins ago 3:01 a.m.And then there was Trump: What's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... is no stranger to headlines. In May, it was revealed he was secretly backing Hulk Hogan in his lawsuit against Gawker Media. a Jerry Falwell Jr.: The Liberty University president endorsed Trump early this year and boosted the thrice-married real ...

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  8. HBO's "Silicon Valley" could have a Thiel vs. Gawker storyline next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Business Journal

    ... hat is inspired by revelations that PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel bankrolled privacy violation lawsuits against Gawker Media. "On 'Seinfeld' years ago, we used to write this J. Peterman character, and...

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  9. Peter Thiel plans to make history as first GOP convention speaker to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    ... drew a storm of attention earlier this year when he acknowledged that he secretly financed a lawsuit against Gawker Media by wrestler Hulk Hogan. And his decision to run to be a delegate for Trump in California sent ripples through Silicon Valley, ...

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  10. Definitive proof the year 2016 is an actual dumpster fireRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Boy Genius

    ... posted a multi-thousand-word essay documenting the rise of dumpsters and dumpster fires. An internal memo from Gawker Media Executive Editor John Cook banned the use of the phrase (or derivatives) across all Gawker sites, as being too pass. We are ...

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  11. Federal Judge Makes Gawker Chief Pay Out Millions To Hulk HoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Daily Caller

    ... last month. Both Denton and the company received a temporary shield from liability, pending the sale of Gawker Media. Denton petitioned a federal bankruptcy court to extend the shield, arguing that he would not be able to successfully execute the ...

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  12. Gawker can't extend bankruptcy protection to founder after Hulk Hogan sex-tape verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Crain's New York Business

    Gawker Media, which went into Chapter 11 to avoid paying a $140 million invasion-of-privacy verdict to Hulk Hogan, can't extend the bankruptcy court's protection to its founder, Nick Denton, likely triggering his own personal bankruptcy. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein Tuesday denied the request after a hearing in Manhattan.

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  13. Zayn Malik Gay Sex Tape, Norovirus, Keegan Hirst, Making a Murderer, Calum McSwiggan, Lady Gaga: NEWSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Towleroad

    ... Denton facing personal bankruptcy after judge refuses to extend protections : "This story will conclude with Gawker Media's popular brands sheltered under new ownership and the importance of a free and critical press reaffirmed by the courts," ...

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  14. Gawker founder may face personal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Nick Denton, founder of Gawker, talks with his legal team before Terry Bollea, aka Hulk Hogan, testifies in court during his trial against Gawker Media at the Pinellas County Courthouse on March 8, 2016 in St Petersburg, Bloomberg News reported that a judge denied Gawker founder Nick Denton's request to extend the company's bankruptcy court protection to him. Embattled Gawker Media filed for bankruptcy protection in June.

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  15. Gawker founder prepares to file for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A month after his online media company filed for bankruptcy, Gawker Media founder Nick Denton is preparing to do the same. The move comes after a federal judge on Tuesday denied Denton's bid to be shielded from Hulk Hogan, who was awarded $140.1 million by a Florida jury earlier this year in an invasion of privacy lawsuit against Gawker.

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  16. Nick Denton who founded Gawker Media faces personal bankruptcy in Hulk Hogan caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Daily Mail

    Gawker Media founder Nick Denton faces personal bankruptcy after a judge refused on Tuesday to shield him from a $125 million to Hulk Hogan. Hogan won a $140 million judgement against Gawker in March after the website published excerpts of his sex tape.

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  17. Bankruptcy Judge Denies Gawker's Efforts to Shield Nick Denton from Hulk HoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... which will conclude in a month, and maintaining the value of the business. This story will conclude with Gawker Media's popular brands sheltered under new ownership and the importance of a free and critical press reaffirmed by the courts. In the ...

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  18. Gawker's Nick Denton - His Personal Financial Troubles WorsenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Jane Genova

    ... ultimate power player Roger Ailes could be on the way out. That still has to be confirmed by 21st Century Fox. "Gawker Media LLC founder and Chief Executive Officer Nick Denton appears to be headed for bankruptcy after a federal judge [Stuart ...

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  19. Judge Denies Lawsuit Shield for Gawker's Nick DentonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WRKO-AM Brighton

    Gawker Media LLC founder and chief executive Nick Denton appears to be headed for bankruptcy after a federal judge declined to shield him from a legal battle with former wrestler Hulk Hogan and his billionaire backer.

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  20. Gawker founder may face personal bankruptcy after court rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | CBS News

    Nick Denton, founder of Gawker, talks with his legal team before Terry Bollea, aka Hulk Hogan, testifies in court during his trial against Gawker Media at the Pinellas County Courthouse on March 8, 2016 in St Petersburg, Florida. Bollea is taking legal action against Gawker in a USD 100 million lawsuit for releasing a video of him having sex with his best friends wife.

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