Hogan’s Hero: Peter Thiel didn’t disrupt Nick Denton’s media empire, not hiring a good libel lawyer did.

 A civil war rages between First Amendment fanatics like Jeff Bezos defending Nick Denton, the original bad boy of the internet, and Peter Thiel, the Silicon Valley billionaire, co-founder of PayPal and early investor in Facebook, who helped fund the Hulk Hogan lawsuit that has undone Gawker. That’s what mainstream…