And then, in April 2008, he abruptly took the newsletter from us and put it under TheStreet.com's umbrella.
And that means they also fall under the umbrella of programs most likely to get the axe when state and federal budgets are tight.
In essence, we're all engaged in a giant game of Find the umbrella with our nation's hospital administrators.
c.1600, first attested in Donne's letters, from Italian ombrello, from Late Latin umbrella, altered (by influence of umbra) from Latin umbella "sunshade, parasol," diminutive of umbra "shade, shadow" (see umbrage).
A sunshade in the Mediterranean, a shelter from the rain in England; in late 17c. usage, usually as an Oriental or African symbol of dignity. Said to have been used by women in England from c.1700; the first rain-umbrella carried by a man there was traditionally c.1760, by Jonas Hathaway, noted traveler and philanthropist. Figurative sense of "authority, unifying quality" (usually in a phrase such as under the umbrella of) is recorded from 1948.