Ken Auletta is an American journalist and writer. His mother was Jewish American whereas father was of Italian American descent. He has completed his M.A. in political science from Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. He has been also named as the James Bond of the media world. He is also the media columnist for the New Yorker. He has authored Googled: The End of The World As We Know It. This novel was a New York Times best seller. He has also been selected as one of the 20th century’s top 100 business journalists. He has also served as a Pulitzer Prize juror and board member of PEN.
Born: April 23, 1942
Occupation: Journalist, Writer
Ex-spouse: Amanda Urban
Children: Katharine Anne Auletta
Education: Abraham Lincoln High School (1957), State University of New York at Oswego
Books: 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, Media Man: Ted Turner's Improbable Empire, and many more