A lot of it is very well-deserved, but some of it…not so sure.
For example, if you read the excellent article in The NYT about unicorn fintech company SoFi by Katie Benner and Nathaniel Popper, the isht that went on at the company is abhorrent and the Board’s lack of action for a long while is pretty perplexing. (see The Blurb for the article)
But then there are some other things which are certainly dumb but for which the outrage seems wholly disproportionate.
More on these below.
But first, some Next Big Things and whether we are trying to raise a VC fund or compete with Y Combinator.