Anyone feel like looking away from the political primary shitshow long enough to check in on Gawker’s ongoing shitshow?

A few highlights:

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- Charles Harder (the attorney pursuing the litigation) had no idea he was being paid by Peter Thiel until Forbes reported it.

- Apparently Thiel was also behind the unpaid interns’ lawsuit.

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- Shiva Ayyadurai (the alleged inventor of email) denies receiving funding from any third party.

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-Let’s speculate on which employee this is! “‘For a long time the lawsuits seemed like karmic retribution for skating so close to the edge,’ says a current Gawker employee. ‘But for once, Nick Denton’s conspiracy theories turned out to be true.’”