In particular, Gawker's publication of a sex tape featuring Hulk Hogan resulted in a 0 million legal judgment against the company.
On June 10, 2016, Gawker announced it would be filing for bankruptcy as a direct result of the monetary judgment against the company related to the Hulk Hogan sex tape lawsuit.
We sympathize, but technology keeps improving and we have to keep up, too.
Founder Nick Denton created the site's final post on August 22, 2016.
Sicha was employed in this position from after her departure until August 2004, at which point he was replaced by Jessica Coen, and he became editorial director of Gawker Media.
She recalled being so wracked by disgust and shame after the second time they had oral sex that she dry-heaved over the toilet in his bathroom.
“He lay on his bed looking aloof during those episodes,” she wrote, “spouting empty assurances like, ‘You’ll be fine.’ ” ’s features editor, contemplated the draft. It had graphic and devastating details, yet a matter-of-fact narrative voice.