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As the head of News Corporation, Murdoch controls numerous properties
including newspapers, magazines, cable networks, movie studios, sports teams,
and additional companies in the following industries: broadcasting, book
publishing, direct broadcast satellite, and television. He is leading a
charge against AOL Time Warner in the race to dominate the future of interactive
television. Critics call Murdoch a "modern day pirate"
and a "sun king". He became a U.S. citizen in 1985.
If you watch TV or go to the movies, follow sports, read books, browse the internet, or subscribe to a magazine or newspaper, chances are he has touched your life.