After a judge in Florida ruled in favor of Hulk Hogan in the “leg dropping” sum of 140,000,000 (that’s a lot of zeroes, brother!) over the infamous sex tape, Gawker has been ko’d in what some would call traditional WWE style and filed for Chapter 11.
Gawker files for bankruptcy and seeks sale after $140 million Hulk Hogan verdict. https://t.co/ruhulvSpnm
— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) June 10, 2016
It’s not like they weren’t warned or anything …
A judge told us to take down our Hulk Hogan sex tape post. We won't. http://t.co/8NEX3gV04e
— Gawker (@Gawker) April 25, 2013
Upon reading the news on Twitter, Hogan’s fans reacted with “arm bars” of their own:
— D Diddy (@ddiddy171) June 10, 2016
— Mike Delucia (@mykedelucia) June 10, 2016
@cnnbrk leg drop, 123, brother!
— Patrick (@patrickjkeane) June 10, 2016
Gawker felt the power pic.twitter.com/JPj7LGPgLr
— The Bulldog™ (@The_Bulldog_) June 10, 2016
Wonder if they felt the power of what sounds like a Hogan subtweet?
What a beautiful day,and the good doesn't prevent the better! In the present I AM always grateful,only good happens to me. HH
— Hulk Hogan (@HulkHogan) June 10, 2016