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  1. 1. Famous newspaper owners research<br />Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr<br />Randolph Hearst<br />Rupert Murdoch<br />Clark Kent (only journalist)<br />J. Jonah Jameson<br />
  2. 2. Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr. (born September 22, 1951) became the publisher of The New York Times in 1992 and chairman of the board of its owner, The New York Times Company, in 1997, succeeding his father, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger. Sulzberger is sometimes referred to as "Pinch," a play on his father's nickname of "Punch."<br />Arthur Ochs Sulzberger JR<br />Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr (left) with Bill Gates in 2006.<br />
  3. 3. J. Jonah Jameson<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OpAx0qyPRMw<br />J. Jonah Jameson is a supporting character and antagonist of Spider-Man in the Marvel Comics Universe.<br />Jameson is usually the publisher or editor-in-chief of the Daily Bugle, a fictional New York newspaper and now serves as the mayor of New York City. Recognizable by his moustache, flattop haircut, and ever-present cigar, he carries out a smear campaign against Spider-Man that has turned much of the city against the hero. He employs Peter Parker, who unbeknownst to him is Spider-Man's alter ego, as a photojournalist.<br />
  4. 4. Clark Kent<br />In Metropolis Superman (as Clark Kent) works as a reporter at the Daily Planet, "a great metropolitan newspaper," which allows him to keep track of ongoing events where he might be of help. Largely working on his own<br />, his identity is easily kept secret. He sees his job as a journalist as an extension of his Superman responsibilities, bringing truth to the forefront and fighting for the little man.<br />
  5. 5. Randolph Hearst<br />William Randolph Hearst (April 29, 1863 – August 14, 1951) was an American newspaper magnate and leading newspaper publisher. Hearst entered the publishing business in 1887, after taking control of The San Francisco Examiner from his father. Moving to New York City, he acquired The New York Journal and engaged in a bitter circulation war with Joseph Pulitzer's New York World which led to the creation of <br />yellow journalism—sensationalized stories of dubious veracity. Acquiring more newspapers, Hearst created a chain that numbered nearly 30 papers in major American cities at its peak. He later expanded to magazines, creating the largest newspaper and magazine business in the world.<br />
  6. 6. We don’t need introductions, you know who I am off course<br />Beginning with one newspaper in Adelaide, Murdoch acquired and started other publications in his native Australia before expanding News Corp. into the United Kingdom, United States and Asian media markets. Although it was in Australia in the late 1950s that he first dabbled in television, he later sold these assets, and News Corp.'s Australian current media interests (still mainly in print) are restricted by cross-media ownership rules. Murdoch's first permanent foray into TV was in the USA, where he created Fox Broadcasting Company in 1986. In the 2000s, he became a leading investor in satellite television, the film industry and the Internet, and purchased a leading American newspaper, The Wall Street Journal. He and his media are leading backers of conservative causes.<br />