The Cult: Hulk Hogan
To a child of the nineties, the glorious circus of professional wrestling was viewed through guileless eyes. To the adult that child subsequently became, that innocence fell away, not least in the case of the mustachioed ringmaster, Hulk Hogan.
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Peter Thiel ties his Gawker crusade to a revenge porn bill, but advocates are skeptical
Multiple people who worked on legislation meant to protect victims of "revenge porn" put distance between themselves and tech billionaire Thiel after he tried to rechristen the proposed law as the "Gawker Bill."
Gawker Is on Trial for the Sins of the Early Blogosphere
Perhaps the lesson of Gawker is that outside investors sanitize content for the purpose of sustainability.
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Has WWE Kicked Hulk Hogan Out of Its Hall of Fame Because of an Old Racist Rant?
WWE has removed nearly all references to Hulk Hogan from its website—but it hasn't said why.
Sex Tapes and the First Amendment
Radio Motherboard talks to Tommy Craggs, executive editor of Gawker, and Maria Bustillos, a reporter covering the case.
The Hulk Hogan Versus Gawker Showdown Has Been Indefinitely Postponed
The trial may not take place until next year.
The Hulk Hogan-Versus-Gawker Sex Tape Trial Has Been Indefinitely Postponed
A technicality has delayed the trial, which will test First Amendment and revenge porn issues.
Everything You Need To Know About Hulk Hogan vs Gawker
The sex tape trial that could impact freedom of the press and the way the law sees revenge porn.