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⇨ Read Kindle [ Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue ] ⩾ Kindle Author Ryan Holiday ⫔

⇨ Read Kindle [ Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue ] ⩾ Kindle Author Ryan Holiday ⫔ ⇨ Read Kindle [ Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue ] ⩾ Kindle Author Ryan Holiday ⫔ In the tradition of Janet Malcolm s The Journalist and the Murderer and Robert Greene s The 48 Laws of Power, author Ryan Holiday examines the case that rocked the media world and the billionaire mastermind behind it In 2007, a short blogpost on Valleywag, the Silicon Valley vertical of Gawker Media, outed PayPal founder and billionaire investor Peter Thiel as gay Thiel s sexuality had been known to close friends and family, but he didn t consider himself a public figure, and believed the information was private This post would be the casus belli for a meticulously plotted conspiracy that would end nearly a decade later with a 140 million dollar judgment against Gawker, its bankruptcy and with Nick Denton, Gawker s CEO and founder, out of a job Only later would the world learn that Gawker s demise was not incidental it had been masterminded by Thiel For years, Thiel had searched endlessly for a solution to what he d come to call the Gawker Problem When an unmarked envelope delivered an illegally recorded sex tape of Hogan with his best friend s wife, Gawker had seen the chance for millions of page views and to say the things that others were afraid to say Thiel saw their publication of the tape as the opportunity he was looking for He would come to pit Hogan against Gawker in a multi year proxy war through the Florida legal system, while Gawker remained confidently convinced they would prevail as they had over so many other lawsuit until it was too late The verdict would stun the world and so would Peter s ultimate unmasking as the man who had set it all in motion Why had he done this How had no one discovered it What would this mean for the First Amendment For privacy For culture In Holiday s masterful telling of this nearly unbelievable conspiracy, informed by interviews with all the key players, this case transcends the narrative of how one billionaire took down a media empire or the current state of the free press It s a study in power, strategy, and one of the most wildly ambitious and successful secret plots in recent memory Some will cheer Gawker s destruction and others will lament it, but after listening to this audiobook and seeing the access the author was given no one will deny that there is something ruthless and brilliant about Peter Thiel s shocking attempt to shake up the world Conspiracy Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue Kindle Edition Peter Thiel s War On A Timeline Forbes Jun , approach with Hogan v lawsuit has added a new twist to alternate litigation financing, which, until now was strictly business opportunity No longer Got His Revenge on He May Yet Regret It Ways Means It openness about extreme avenues he considering Body Slam In Works As EXCLUSIVE David Neuman Blackrock Productions acquired rights develop produce Ryan Holiday Portfolio Penguin book Ryan Conspiracy, Author discusses his book, EconTalk host Russ RobertsThis is crazy episode set events against website that secretly funded by Tyler Uncovering Deepest Darkest Secret Society in Oct The secret society, identified as who have used number marker, been hiding Read The Saga Takes an Even Darker Turn Vanity Fair There are things were very tempting, eye for eye, tooth Retributive justice, tells Marc Andreessen reading list Quartz qz After two year hiatus from Twitter, Marc back some summer reads investor, Netscape co founder, avid reader largely left social media platform returning Trump, Palantir, Battle Clean Up Army March AM EST Trump, Huge Procurement Swamp Will President help company, which says it product could save Facebook, CIA Russians Trolls School According Newton Lee, author Facebook Nation, like Facebook, Google Twitter YouTube leading way towards Total Information Awareness TIA aim Office IAO established DARPA, bring together several DARPA projects focused applying surveillance information technology track monitor And Then They Came Me Both Sides Table Yesterday Halloween United States where children dress up try scare people they trick or treat candy only horror I experienced watching stand front national audience re endorse Donald Trump Bilderberg Group What Know About Secretive Little known secretive Bilderberg Group, but doesn t stop conspiracy theorists trying decode Hunger Games Director Francis Lawrence Boards Lawrence, directed last three Hunger movies Red Sparrow, will direct Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue

 

    • Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue
    • 1.2
    • 39
    • Kindle
    • B0794CLD44
    • Ryan Holiday
    • English
    • 25 September 2018

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