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Tommy Craggs, Max Read resign
By Tim Baysinger on Jul. 20, 2015 - 1:25 PM EDT
This morning, Tommy Craggs, executive editor at Gawker Media, and the website's editor in chief, Max Read, resigned from their posts over the decision to remove a controversial story about…
'Unprecedented breach of the firewall'
By Chris Ariens on Jul. 17, 2015 - 9:41 PM EDT
Gawker editorial staffers are speaking out over management's decision to take down a post that outed the CFO of publishing powerhouse Condé Nast. The story, based on an anonymous source, reported…
Lena Dunham, Glenn Greenwald among the critics
By Tim Baysinger on Jul. 17, 2015 - 12:54 PM EDT
Gawker removed a story this afternoon that had caused an uproar across social media. While the story has been removed, reader comments at the landing page still exist. The news and…
Exposing secrets at the government level
Jan 17, 2014, 4:34 PM EST
Says he's 'Exposing Secrets at the Government Level'
How an irreverent sports site made the big leagues
By Charlie Warzel on Jan. 28, 2013 - 12:01 AM EST
It all goes back to Ron Mexico. In 2005, The Smoking Gun broke the story of a legal complaint about a prominent athlete who “knowingly failed to advise” a partner that…