GamerGate is a touchy subject

I just listened to the latest This Week in Startups podcast. It’s one of the podcasts in the rotation at

The show began this week with a touchy question — What is GamerGate? Basically most people don’t want to say what it is probably because they don’t want to be part of it.

They also mentioned a product that helps you manage leads. I think I’ve been getting email through one of those services. I’ve noticed an uptick in “personal” messages from companies I’ve never heard of, from people who talk as if they know me. I suspect they’re actually fictional people now that I’ve heard about this service. I guess it had to come to this eventually.

Jason Calacanis talks like Quentin Tarantino. I wonder if they come from the same neighborhood in Brooklyn.