When it comes to running a tech website for many years as I have you occasionally get thrown deals by large media companies. Most of the time they want you to give up your ownership rights to the website you founded and created. It looks like our good friend Elric Phares has learned this the hard way. As of this week he has been more or less fired from motherboards.org and has lost everything that he built for the past 20 years. So how did this happen?