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The Man Who Owns the News

Citizen Murdoch: What "War at the Wall Street Journal?"

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tom Alderman

We may be losing interest in newspapers but our fascination with the people who publish them has never been stronger. Our current dread-and-awe buccaneer is Rupert Murdoch, The Man Who Owns the News, according to a recent bio.

All is Vanity (Fair): The Man Who Owns the News

Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler

In Michael Wolff's book, he serves lots of candy and cat food as he tells the story of Murdoch's rise from scion of a smallish Australian newspaper empire to master of the universe in today's media world.

Jon Stewart Talks Rupert Murdoch: Not Powerful, Just Tool Of Powerful People (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Jon Stewart hosted Michael Wolff, author of Rupert Murdoch bioraphy "The Man Who Owns The News," Tuesday night on "The Daily Show." Stewart, who has ...

Michael Wolff's Murdoch Book Sales Lackluster

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Huffington Post's Sam Stein reported last week that Amazon sales for Michael Wolff's much-hyped biography of Rupert Murdoch, The Man Who Owns The ...

Conrad Black Rips Apart Michael Wolff's Rupert Murdoch Biography

The Daily Beast | Conrad Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch is the greatest media owner in history because he built a little company into a huge one, cracked the outrageous London print unions, b...

Sam Stein

New Murdoch Book Sales Disappointing | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Despite getting very good play by the press, Michael Wolff's new book on Rupert Murdoch is not burning up the best-seller lists. "The Man Who Owns Th...

Rupert Murdoch Objects To Portions Of Michael Wolff's Biography

New York Times | Tim Arango | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Last year, in the gleeful afterglow of his deal for The Wall Street Journal, Rupert Murdoch agreed to cooperate with Michael Wolff, a columnist at Van...