1. Conspiracy: Peter Thiel, Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and the Anatomy of Intrigue (Business, $1.99)

    1. By Ryan Holiday
    2. 4.2/5 stars with 319 reviews
    3. n 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.
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