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Y Combinator chief won't 'fire' Peter Thiel for backing Trump

SILICON VALLEY — Sam Altman believes Donald Trump is unfit to be president and a threat to national security, but he won't sever ties with Peter Thiel over it. The Y Combinator president posted his thoughts in a "tweet storm" Sunday after the New York Times reported that the PayPal co-founder and venture investor has pledged $1.25 million for Trump's campaign. Altman said an official post
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