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# gawker - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Sex, lies and videotape: Hulk Hogan, Donald Trump and freedom of the press
# Nobody Speak
From The42
# Nobody Speak

Sex, lies and videotape: Hulk Hogan, Donald Trump and freedom of the press

Jul 2nd 2017, 8:00 PM 27,288 Views 29 Comments

A new documentary delves into the murky world of how the powerful silence the media, with the former wrestler’s sex-tape at the centre of it.

# gawker - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

The saga is over: Gawker and Hulk Hogan settle for $31 million
# Sex Tape
# Sex Tape

The saga is over: Gawker and Hulk Hogan settle for $31 million

Nov 2nd 2016, 8:32 PM 26,388 Views 25 Comments

The invasion-of-privacy case revolved around a sex tape posted on Gawker.com.

# gawker - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Gawker has been made tap out by Hulk Hogan's €121 million lawsuit
# Whatcha Gonna Do?
# Whatcha Gonna Do?

Gawker has been made tap out by Hulk Hogan's €121 million lawsuit

Aug 18th 2016, 10:14 PM 32,949 Views 32 Comments

The site will close next week.

# gawker - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Your crash course in... The tech billionaire who took down Gawker and is now backing Trump
# Insights
# Insights

Your crash course in... The tech billionaire who took down Gawker and is now backing Trump

Jul 23rd 2016, 6:00 PM 19,534 Views 34 Comments

Peter Thiel’s decision to back Republican nominee could have something to do with ending democracy.

# gawker - Friday 10 June, 2016

Buyer steps in after Gawker goes bust over Hulk Hogan sex tape
# Under The Cosh
# Under The Cosh

Buyer steps in after Gawker goes bust over Hulk Hogan sex tape

Jun 10th 2016, 8:32 PM 29,062 Views 32 Comments

The US media group was hit with a $140 million judgement earlier this year.

# gawker - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Facebook billionaire who backed Hogan's lawsuit says it was 'less about revenge'
# Secret Funding
# Secret Funding

Facebook billionaire who backed Hogan's lawsuit says it was 'less about revenge'

May 26th 2016, 10:12 AM 17,719 Views 6 Comments

Peter Thiel said he made the decision to fund a team of lawyers to help find cases against Gawker years ago.

# gawker - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Revealed: Facebook billionaire secretly backed Hulk Hogan's sex tape lawsuit
# Tag Team
# Tag Team

Revealed: Facebook billionaire secretly backed Hulk Hogan's sex tape lawsuit

May 25th 2016, 4:20 PM 26,296 Views 21 Comments

Peter Thiel has had a feud against Gawker Media since it outed him as gay in 2007.

# gawker - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Gawker challenges jury's decision to give Hulk Hogan €120 million over sex tape
# Whatcha Gonna Do?
# Whatcha Gonna Do?

Gawker challenges jury's decision to give Hulk Hogan €120 million over sex tape

Apr 6th 2016, 10:32 PM 13,059 Views 13 Comments

They feel evidence wasn’t presented.

# gawker - Monday 21 March, 2016

Hulk Hogan has just been awarded even more cash in his sex tape lawsuit
# Right In The Kisser
# Right In The Kisser

Hulk Hogan has just been awarded even more cash in his sex tape lawsuit

Mar 21st 2016, 10:03 PM 25,259 Views 29 Comments

The more wrestler was already awarded $115 million.

# gawker - Friday 27 February, 2015

Americans do a blind taste test of Cadbury and Hershey's chocolate
# Tastiest Chocolate
From The Daily Edge
# Tastiest Chocolate

Americans do a blind taste test of Cadbury and Hershey's chocolate

Feb 27th 2015, 8:17 AM 7,148 Views 2 Comments

We Irish know which is superior, but do Americans know what they’re about to be missing?

# gawker - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Dec 9th 2012, 10:30 AM 6,447 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# gawker - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Dec 2nd 2012, 10:30 AM 10,835 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# gawker - Friday 26 October, 2012

Timberlake apologises for 'homeless wedding congrats' video
# Newlyweds
From The Daily Edge
# Newlyweds

Timberlake apologises for 'homeless wedding congrats' video

Oct 26th 2012, 9:55 PM 26,731 Views 30 Comments

“You can bet your ass that I’m having my friend do at least 100 hours of community service… Boom.”

# gawker - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Oct 21st 2012, 10:30 AM 8,137 Views 3 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# gawker - Monday 15 October, 2012

Hulk Hogan to file lawsuits over sex tape
# Hulkmania
# Hulkmania

Hulk Hogan to file lawsuits over sex tape

Oct 15th 2012, 8:50 PM 25,307 Views 46 Comments

The Hulk says the tape was secretly filmed six years ago.

# gawker - Friday 5 October, 2012

5 things we learned from Hulk Hogan's sex tape
# Hulkmania
From The Daily Edge
# Hulkmania

5 things we learned from Hulk Hogan's sex tape

Oct 5th 2012, 9:47 AM 18,630 Views 3 Comments

Does Hulk answer the phone when he’s romancing a lady? Can he smell what The Rock is cooking?

# gawker - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Aug 5th 2012, 11:00 AM 55 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# gawker - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Wednesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Wednesday

Jul 11th 2012, 8:06 PM 9,478 Views 3 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# gawker - Friday 25 May, 2012

Column: How the news industry is missing the point
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: How the news industry is missing the point

May 25th 2012, 7:00 AM 19 Views 31 Comments

News organisations have lost their way. Why? Because they’ve forgotten what business they’re in, writes Dylan Collins.

# gawker - Tuesday 14 December, 2010

Gawker issues warning over users' security
# Compromised
# Compromised

Gawker issues warning over users' security

Dec 14th 2010, 10:29 AM 272 Views 0 Comments

Security breach also affects other sites in the Gawker group such as Gizmodo, Jezebel and Deadspin.

# gawker - Friday 30 July, 2010

Privacy? Maybe Mark Zuckerberg will want some now
# Facebook
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook

Privacy? Maybe Mark Zuckerberg will want some now

Jul 30th 2010, 4:47 PM 1,074 Views 0 Comments

The Facebook founder finds out what privacy really means