Well-renowned journalist who's recognized for being the editor-in-chief of The Atlantic where he focused on foreign affairs. He is also the author of the 2006 book Prisoners: A Story of Friendship and Terror.
He was editor-in-chief of The Daily Pennsylvanian while studying at the University of Pennsylvania.
He earned the National Magazine Award for Reporting for his coverage of Islamic terrorism in 2003.
He married his wife Pamela in 1993. They have three children including a daughter named Talia. His parents' names are Ellen and Daniel.
He wrote a 2002 piece for The New Yorker titled The Great Terror which discussed the threat of Saddam Hussein.