So Peter Thiel left Meta's board. I have a theory but curious as to what others think about him leaving? Was it a dispute at the top or is it really so that he can spend time on other interests?

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I think he feels morally compelled to fight the progressive left. I agree. It’s a full time job.

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I, for one, don't mind seeing him go.

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I'm not sure anyone will ever really know the reasoning behind his decision. I'm sure it was deeply personal.

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