You don’t have to be all sour just because Thiel & YC have started from scratch, are smarter than you, and have managed to build impressive things (more than you will ever achieve, as we both know).
SpoonRocket? really ? that’s all you can cherry pick ? How about PayPal, Palantir, Facebook, SpaceX, LinkedIn, OpenAI, Transatomic Power, etc ?
You seem to believe than whining on social media equals being right (or even worse: intelligent). Grow up!