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Still A Bad Idea: Gawker Exploring Lawsuit Against Peter Thiel

Back in June, rumors floated that Gawker was exploring a lawsuit against Peter Thiel for "tortious interference and racketeering" for his decision to fund a series of lawsuits (mostly bogus) against Gawker with the clear aim of destroying the company. Despite the fact that we think this was a really bad thing for Thiel to do, and dangerous for a functioning free press, we felt that suing back would be equally problematic.
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