Please publicly disavow Tom Perkins at your earliest convenience

Tom Perkins continues to embarrass the VC business, the startup community, and everyone in Tech with his insensitive and selfish comments. He is constantly referred to as a “Venture Capitalist” or a “Founder of KPCB”, associating him with things he hasn’t been a part of for years. I’m sure many of you are like me and are having non-tech friends using this as the latest example of the rotten Silicon Valley culture (and rest assured: that culture does have it’s own problems), and I’m tired of discussing it. Please join me in publicly disavowing his relationship to our community and his words at your earliest convenience.

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