He has the good looks typical of of Sinatra, and the extraordinarily high IQ (college at 15, Yale Law, Rhodes Scholar) you would be more likely to associate with Allen. But he could have got either of them from his mother, so who knows?
He's the complete Obama liberal, from both sides of his family, and has gone to Darfur for UNICEF, and joined the Obama administration in 2009 as "Special Adviser for Humanitarian and NGO Affairs" and then joining Hillary's staff as "Special Adviser for Global Youth Issues", from which he has now resigned.
Here are the tweets of Ronan Farrow on Thanksgiving:
Thanksgiving: because genocide is a lot more festive 392 years after the fact.— Ronan Farrow (@RonanFarrow) November 27, 2013
This Thanksgiving, let's give thanks for what we have and also awkwardly apologize to the Native Americans we slaughtered to get it.— Ronan Farrow (@RonanFarrow) November 28, 2013
He's getting some pushback from normal Americans, and support from Glenn Greenwald.
If you're getting support from Glenn Greenwald, you know you've said something evil.
It's all part of what I was talking about when I wrote Thanksgiving Is Racist Because America Is Racist.