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Flashcards in Newspapers and Magazines Deck (127):
1

Daily Newspaper with the largest circulation

_The Wall Street Journal_

2

Daily Newspaper for military personnel

_Stars and Stripes_

3

Who created the comic strip _Family Circus_?

Bill Keane

4

Where is USA Today published?

Arlington

5

Where the crossworld puzzle debuted - 1913

New York World

6

Minneapolis Newspaper

Star Tribune

7

Portland Newspaper

Oregonian

8

Cincinnati Newspaper

Inquirer

9

_New Yorker_ staff photographer - 1992

Richard Avedon

10

Demi Moore appeared pregnant and nude on its cover

_Vanity Fair_

11

New Orleans Newspaper

Times-picayune

12

Poor Richard's last name

Saunders

13

Who created the comic strip _Dilbert_?

Scott Adams

14

Who created the comic strip _Dennis the Menace_?

Hank Ketcham

15

_Muscle and Fitness_ founder

Joe Wieder

16

It's "all the news that fit to print"

_The New York Times_

17

The Luces started this magazine

_Life_

18

American Heart Association Magazine

_Hypertension_

19

Houston Newspaper

Chronicle

20

Who created the comic strip _Dick Tracy_?

Chester Gould

21

Person most often on the cover of _People_ (as of 2001)

Diana (Spencer)

22

_Playboy_ founder

Hugh Hefner

23

Dallas Newspaper

Morning News

24

First person on the cover of _TV Guide_

Little Rickie (Ricardo)

25

_New York Tribune_ founder

Horace Greeley

26

Manchester Newspaper

Guardian

27

Gary Larson's comic strip

_The Far Side_

28

Atlanta Newspaper

Constitution

29

"The Magazine for Women Over Forty"

_Lear_

30

_National Review_ Founder

William F. Buckley

31

Walt Kelly's comic strip

_Pogo_

32

World's largest news service

Associated Press

33

Baltimore Newspaper

Sun

34

Detroit Newspaper

Free Press

35

First person on the cover of _Rolling Stone_

John Lennon

36

Sacramento Newspaper

Bee

37

First person on the cover of _People_

Mia Farrow

38

The first editor of _Cosmopolitan_

Helen Gurley Brown

39

Who created the comic strip _Doonesbury_?

Garry Trudeau

40

Bill Keane's comic strip

_Family Circus_

41

Dewitt and Lila Wallace founded this magazine

_Reader's Digest_

42

Newspaper that broke the Watergate story

_Washington Post_

43

Washington Newspaper

Post

44

Bill Watterson's comic strip

_Calvin and Hobbes_

45

Consumer's Union test rating magazine

_Consumer Reports_

46

Pop artist who used "comics" style

Roy Liechtenstein

47

Andy Warhol founded this magazine

_Interview_

48

Toronto Newspaper

Star

49

_TV Guide_ and _Seventeen_ founder

Walter Annenberg

50

Katherine Graham's newspaper

_Washington Post_

51

Magazine that contains the "Index"

_Harpers_

52

Chester Gould's comic strip

_Dick Tracy_

53

Women's magazine that debuted in 1884

_Ladies Home Journal_

54

Mort Walker's comic strip

_Beetle Bailey_

55

Creator of the "comics contraptions"?

Rube Goldberg

56

Cartoonist creator of the republican elephant - democratic donkey

Thomas Nast

57

John F. Kennedy Jr. founded this magazine

_George_

58

Who created the comic strip _Cathy_?

Cathy Guisewite

59

Who created the comic strip _Steve Canyon_?

Milton Caniff

60

Who created the comic strip _Pogo_?

Walt Kelly

61

Women's magazine formerly called _Queen_

_McCalls_

62

Indianapolis Newspaper

Star

63

Popular magazine from 1937-71

_Look_

64

St. Louis Newspaper

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

65

"The Nation's Newspaper"

USA Today

66

Kansas City Newspaper

Star

67

"Talk of the Town" writer for _New Yorker_

E.B. White

68

Boy Scout's magazine

_Boy's Life_

69

Woman most often on the cover of _Time_ (as of 2001)

The Virgin Mary

70

AARP's magazine

_Modurn Maturity_

71

Harvard's Humor magazine

_Harvard lampoon_

72

Scott Adams' comic strip

_Dilbert_

73

Dave Berry works for this newspaper

_Miami Herald_

74

Magazine with column "Final Analysis"

_Physiology_

75

Person most often on the cover ot _Time_ (as of 2001)

Richard Nixon

76

Phoenix's Native American Newspaper

_Cherokee_

77

Who created the comic strip _Beetle Bailey_?

Mort Walker

78

Who created the comic strip _Shoe_?

Jeff MacNeally

79

_Christian Science Monitor_ founder

Mary Baker Eddy

80

Who created the comic strip _Calvin and Hobbes_?

Bill Watterson

81

Paris Newspaper

La Monde

82

_Daily Mirror_ founder

William Randolph Hearst

83

She founded _Ms._ magazine

Gloria Steinem

84

First person on the cover of _George_

Cindy Crawford

85

Philadelphia Newspaper

Inquirer

86

Los Angeles Newspapers

Times; Daily News

87

Seattle Newspaper

Times

88

Magazine for "free minds and fee markets"

_Reason_

89

Newspaper established in 1877 as voice of the Democratic party

_Washington Post_

90

Chicago Newspapers

Tribune; Sun Times

91

New York Newspapers

Post; Times; Daily News; Village Voice; Wall Street Journal; Amsterdam News; Tribune

92

Cathy Guisewite's comic strip?

_Cathy_

93

Where is the newspaper _Constitution_ published?

Atlanta

94

_New Yorker_ columnist - 1931

Dorothy Parker

95

Denver Newspapers

Post; Rocky Mountain News

96

Oakland Newspaper

Tribune

97

Magazine with "Dubious Achievement Award"

_Esquire_

98

"Magazine from our nation's attic"

_Smithsonian_

99

Hank Ketcham's comic strip

_Dennis the Menace_

100

Charles Shultz's comic strip

_Peanuts_

101

Miami Newspaper

Herald

102

Hollywood's newspaper

_Variety_

103

Jann Wenner's magazine

_Rolling Stone_

104

Who created the comic strip _Garfield_?

Jim Davis

105

He bought _The Washington Post_ in 1976

Rupert Murdoch

106

New Jersey's oldest newspaper

_Elizebethan Daily Journal_

107

Who created the comic strip _The Far Side_?

Gary Larson

108

Columbus Newspaper

Dispatch

109

_Public Citizen_ founder

Ralph Nader

110

Milton Caniff's comic strip

_Steve Canyon_

111

Jeff MacNeally's comic strip

_Shoe_

112

San Francisco Newspapers

Examiner; Chronicle

113

Magazine for the library of congress

_Civilization_

114

Hartford Newspaper

Courant

115

U.S. longest continuous running comic strip

The Katzenjammer Kids

116

Who created the comic strip _Peanuts_?

Charles Shultz

117

Des Moines Newspaper

Register

118

Former British humor magazine

_Punch_

119

Arlington Newspaper

USA Today

120

Magazine for black women

_Essence_

121

Jim Davis' comic strip

_Garfield_

122

It's "all the business news you need"

_The Wall Street Journal_

123

London Newspapers

Times; Daily Telegraph

124

Boston Newspapers

Globe; Herald; Christian Science Monitor

125

Cleveland Newspaper

Plain Dealer

126

"Dewy defeats Truman" newspaper

Chicago Tribune

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Garry Trudeau's comic strip

_Doonesbury_