Ken Auletta is an American writer, journalist and media critic for 'The New Yorker' from Brooklyn, New York, the son of an Italian-American father and a Jewish-American mother. He has written the "Annals of Communications" column for 'The New Yorker' since 1992. He is the author of ten books, including 'Three Blind Mice: How the TV Networks Lost Their Way' , 'Greed and Glory on Wall Street: The Fall of The House of Lehman' , 'The Highwaymen: Warriors of the Information Superhighway' , and 'World War 3.0: Microsoft and Its Enemies' . His book 'Backstory: Inside the Business of News' is a collection of his columns from 'The New Yorker'. His most recent book, 'Media Man: Ted Turner’s Improbable Empire', was published in the fall of 2004. Wikipedia*
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Ken Auletta has 40 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Senate Committee as a Correspondent for the New York Daily News. The year with the most videos was 2004 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 737 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (5), Leslie Moonves (3), Tom Rosenstiel (2). Most common tags: Online Technology, American Perspectives, Broadcast Television.