Stars and Stripes


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Stars and Stripes

nickname for the U.S. flag. [Am. Hist.: Brewer Dictionary, 8567]
See: America
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"Researchers across the globe will now have access to Stars and Stripes, which has been reporting on major headlines from the front lines continuously since World War II."
Army and the commander of the 1st Cavalry Division's 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team to bar Stars and Stripes reporter Heath Druzin from embedding with the unit in Iraq is unacceptable.
SHAME: A US marine hoists the Stars and Stripes after victory in Umm Qasr yesterday; DOWN: Iraqi flag
"I was appointed the acting Publisher on 1 Oct 2007 after 15 years with Stars and Stripes serving the military community.
"Since then, the review has prompted two audits, one of which is looking into American Forces Information Service and the office of the assistant secretary of Defense for public affairs, '[t]o determine whether management has established proper segregation of duties and effective internal controls'; the other is looking at how America Supports You is accomplishing its mission, according to two letters from the inspector general's office," Stars and Stripes said.
Kelsch couldn't get back to Stars and Stripes in downtown Washington before deadline.
Butler, the assistant managing editor of the Stars and Stripes Pacific edition, first worked for the paper in the late 1960s, delivering it door to door at a U.S.
When the dispute first arose, Maury Martin, secretary of the SSA and editor of the Stars and Stripes Association News, said that, pending a polling of the membership, it appeared SSA would reluctantly change its name rather than engage in an expensive lawsuit.
The lead story of the February issue of the newsletter bore the headline "What an Outrage!" a quote from one member who swore the name Stars and Stripes will be "engraved on my tombstone."
According to Monroe, reporters from Stars and Stripes said that soldiers in Somalia were angry with the "soldiers' newspaper.
In addition to our stars and stripes theme, we've also selected some quilts that are all about color--like summer fireworks and flower gardens bursting in every color of the rainbow.