Trump's 'tech pal' explains where he thinks the President-elect stands on the LGBT agenda.
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I see Nosferatu is interested in higher office. Peter Thiel, the Silicon Valley billionaire and outspoken Donald Trump supporter, is considering a 2018 bid for California governor, according to three Republicans familiar with his thinking. Thiel, who co-founded PayPal and was an early investor in Facebook, has been discussing a prospective bid with a small […]
Among the many dreadful side effects of Donald Trump’s election is the growing prominence of Peter Thiel. The Facebook billionaire has always been a wellspring of weirdness, but now he has power that far outstrips his Silicon Valley wealth. He placed a bet on Trump when the candidate was still a long shot, and his bet [...]
Peter Thiel weighing bid for CA gov: https://t.co/gXWB9rrg3W At last the state's oppressed tech douche minority will get their voices heard. — Paul Waldman (@paulwaldman1) January 15, 2017 From the Politico article: … Thiel, who co-founded PayPal and was an early investor in Facebook, has been discussing a prospective bid with a small circle of […]
Well, isn’t this interesting. PayPal founder and early Facebook investor, Peter Thiel, is considering a run for governor in the state of California. He’s worth billions and he is openly
Peter Thiel, Silicon Valley venture capitalist and Trump supporter, may run for governor of California in 2018 according to a report by Politico. Thiel, an early investor in Facebook and a co-founder of PayPal, entered the politicalShow More Summary
Perhaps inspired by Donald Trump's rise from business mogul to president-elect, Paypal founder, Gawker slayer, and ardent Trump fan Peter Thiel might be looking to add an unlikely title to his repertoire: That of governor of California, reports Politico, citing "three Republicans familiar with his thinking." While many consider the...
Outspoken Trump supporter and Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel is reportedly considering a 2018 bid for California governor. While Politico reports close Thiel friends are skeptical, the deeply-private entrepreneur's rare interview...Show More Summary
IF HE CAN’T, WHO CAN? Roger Simon: Can Peter Thiel Save California? “To have someone in the State Capitol in Sacramento with Thiel’s creativity would be extraordinary, scratch that, astonishing. He might make the most libertarian governor in American history.... But could he win? I dunno. Could Trump?” For those who say […]
ENDORSED: Peter Thiel For California Governor.
“Peter Thiel, the Silicon Valley billionaire and outspoken Donald Trump supporter, is considering a 2018 bid for California governor, according to three Republicans familiar with his thinking,” Politico reports. “Adding fuel to the speculation: Thiel raised eyebrows this week when [...]
Earlier this week, the New York Times’ Maureen Dowd interviewed Peter Thiel (a Pando investor, for crying out loud) about his support for Donald Trump. The interview appeared in the newspaper’s Fashion and Style section. In any normal universe, that combination of words alone would have been remarkable and hilarious. Show More Summary
My sincere apologies if it seems like an “all Peter Thiel all the time” day on Pando today. Believe me when I say no one’s fingers burn as painfully as mine when writing his name. (Disclosure: Thiel is a Pando investor, ow ow it hurts.) And...Show More Summary
The gay entrepreneur continues to shower the increasingly-unpopular president-elect with love.
A spectre haunts Peter Thiel: the spectre of “Star Trek.” Earlier this week, in a cheeky exchange with the Times columnist Maureen Dowd, Thiel dove headlong into one of science fiction’s most venerable debates. Asked by Dowd whether he was a bigger fan of “Star Wars” or “Star Trek,” Thiel replied that, as a capitalist, he preferred the former. Show More Summary
People continue to mull the negative remarks about Apple (AAPL) made by investor Peter Thiel to The New York Times on Wednesday. In case you missed it, Thiel was asked to “confirm” or “deny” statements put to him by Times columnist Maureen Dowd. Down posed the statement "The age of Apple is over." Said Thiel, Confirm. Show More Summary
In an interview published in the New York Times on Wednesday, billionaire venture capitalist/"Trump's Tech Pal" Peter Thiel proved to the world that on top of lacking a functioning human heart and visible eyebrows, he is also lacking a grip...
‘I Think Trump Is Very Good on Gay Rights’ and 4 Other Crazy Things Peter Thiel Just Said Today, The New York Times ran an unchallenging interview with Peter Thiel—the gay, billionaire and PayPal co-founder who supported Trump while bankrupting Gawker. The...Show More Summary
What do singer Jackie Evancho, tech executive Peter Thiel and former Olympian Bruce “Caitlyn” Jenner have in common? All are under fire from critics, who say that those connected with the LGBT community cannot associate with President-elect Donald Trump.