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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.
Will Magee
crime & drugs

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."
Noah Kulwin

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.
Carles Buzz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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.
Bo Franklin
Radio Motherboard

Sex Tapes and the First Amendment

Radio Motherboard talks to Tommy Craggs, executive editor of Gawker, and Maria Bustillos, a reporter covering the case.
Adrianne Jeffries
Hulk Hogan

The Hulk Hogan Versus Gawker Showdown Has Been Indefinitely Postponed

The trial may not take place until next year.
Maria Bustillos

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.
Maria Bustillos

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.
Maria Bustillos