Gawker Media Founder Nick Denton on ‘The View’: Explains Why They Published Hulk Hogan Story
Nick Denton, Founder of Gawker Media, discusses Hulk Hogan lawsuit. He believes the story was newsworthy because Terry Bollea is not a normal person. He is a character, Hulk Hogan, almost all of the time. He felt this type of character sleeping with his best friend’s wife was a newsworthy story. He does admit there is sensitivity around sex tapes today and many are not published as they are not news. The difference with Hulk Hogan, that made this particular story noteworthy, was Hulk Hogan was a big celebrity and he was talking about the tape. Watch "The View" WEEKDAYS at 11e|10c|p.