Peter Thiel May Be Looking To Buy Gawker.com
Lawyers for the Silicon Valley billionaire filed a motion in court on Wednesday to challenge a provision that prevented him from buying the assets of the now defunct Gawker.com. That move lays the groundwork for a possible bid for the website and its archive.
Gawker's Nick Denton Once Had Risqué Photos Stolen – And Says They're Fair Game For Publication
The founder of Gawker Media told BuzzFeed News that three years ago his iPhone — which contained suggestive photos of him — was stolen. Considering his company is in a legal battle with Hulk Hogan over publication of the wrestler's sex tape, he said his photos should be fair game for publication.
Quentin Tarantino Cancels His Next Movie After Script Leaks
UPDATE: Tarantino's vendetta has taken the form of a lawsuit, as he's suing Gawker over the leaked script. In a fit of rage following the leak of his script for The Hateful Eight, Quentin Tarantino will no longer direct what would have been his follow-up to Django Unchained.