Gawker, Denton’s flagship title, had described 4Chan.org, an anarchic Web forum frequented by teen-agers, as “the Internet’s scariest hive mind,” and detailed its role in terrorizing and exposing the name and address of a young girl who made a You Tube video.
Denton is a kind of gadget fetishist, but you’d be unlikely to hear him telling a stranger that he is a technology watchdog or a trade publisher.
That would be boring, and insufficiently mysterious.“Hypocrisy is the only modern sin,” he likes to say.
I don't want to pick up a saved video game: I'm here to start new." —Orlando O."I always appreciate the offer to split the check, even though I never allow it.
If we end up grabbing drinks later and a woman insists on paying, I really like that a lot.
Until you've had time to communicate about that stuff, it's impossible to weigh them against your former boyfriend of three years." —Greg B.