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I’m a big Silicon Valley fan, but with ~50% of this article talking about Silicon Valley (as opposed to The Circle, which was what the headline promised), this felt like a bit of a bait and switch.

I’m also aware that headlines aren’t always written by the writer (and the url does mention Silicon Valley), and maybe I only felt this way because I know how HBO is an investor in The Ringer, but I’d expect a plug for the show to contain the usual disclaimer about how The Ringer is funded (in part) by HBO.

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