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headlines found matching '1918 flu pandemic'
Sat August 15, 2020
(AP News)
 
 
 
Wait, is that BEER? ...dammit (._.)
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Thu August 13, 2020
(ESPN)
 
 
 
This isn't the first time a pandemic altered the college football season. So how did the 1918 season, affected by the Spanish Flu pandemic, teach us how to expect the unexpected?
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Tue August 11, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
During the 1918 flu pandemic schools in Boston refused to close. Let's see how that worked out for them...oh my
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(Military Times)
 
 
 
"In 1917 the great pandemic certainly was a terrible thing where they lost anywhere from 50 to 100 million people. Probably ended the Second World War, all the soldiers were sick. That was a terrible situation"
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Mon August 10, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
How the current pandemic is like 1918 to the left. Calm disagreeing retorts to the right
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Sat August 08, 2020
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
2.72 million Americans have brain damage
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Tue August 04, 2020
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
In other news, 'Mask Slackers' in the name of my new indie-post-punk band
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(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
Coronavirus clusters in cloisters; despite their fine habits perhaps none have fared worse than nuns
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(TampaBay.com (St. Petersburg Tim)
 
 
 
Anti maskers have been around 100 years. In 1918 a health official shot one on the street
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Mon August 03, 2020
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
We could learn a lesson from the past. In 1918 people were told to wear masks and . . . they were just as stupid as people are now
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Mon July 27, 2020
(Bored Panda)
 
 
 
The more things change...same
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Fri July 24, 2020
(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
IF? Pretty sure the US blew past "IF" months ago
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Fri July 17, 2020
(Crosscut)
 
 
 
All This Has Happened Before, And All This Will Happen Again: the Mask War of 2020 is just like the Mask War of 1918
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Dr. Gallant: Hey, the coronavirus might be worse than the 1918 pandemic if we're not careful. White House chief of staff Goofus: No it's not, and you're an alarmist to say so
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Wed July 15, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Rush Limbaugh's modest proposal to defeat COVID-19
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Thu July 02, 2020
(Fox 2 St. Louis)
 
 
 
Not the Onion: 103-year-old says 2020 has been the craziest year she's seen
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Tue June 30, 2020
(CNBC)
 
 
 
CDC gives up
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Mon June 29, 2020
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Are you Doomscrolling? You might be doing it right now
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Thu June 25, 2020
(Wired)
 
 
 
Thank god for fark
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Fri June 12, 2020
(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
During the 1918 influenza pandemic's second spike, Americans resisted social distancing because of their penchant for bucking authority. Sadly history will probably repeat itself
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Wed June 10, 2020
(News 5 Cleveland)
 
 
 
Funeral home reviews its pandemic plan, the same one it used in 1918
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Tue June 02, 2020
(The Drum)
 
 
 
Some good news: "The evidence indicates that the economic effects of the 1918 influenza pandemic were short-term... society recovered from the 1918 influenza quickly. The Spanish flu left almost no discernible mark on the aggregate US economy"
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Thu May 28, 2020
(Daily Star)
 
 
 
Paging the next World's oldest man to the podium, the World's oldest man, Bob Weighton just died aged 112 from cancer (possible nsfw content on page)
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(Forbes)
 
 
 
Will COVID-19 kill cash? It can't kill anything that isn't already in your pocket *taps head*
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Fri May 22, 2020
(Vox)
 
 
 
Podcast recommendations for when coronavirus has you feeling all WTF about how long of a Slow Burn we're going through in This American Life
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Get ready to party like it's 1919
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Wed May 20, 2020
(Fast Company)
 
 
 
Bill Gates suggests five books worth reading in these troubling times. Your suggestions to the right
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Tue May 19, 2020
(Messy Nessy Chic)
 
 
 
Jeez, what a douche
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Sun May 17, 2020
(Daily Star)
 
 
 
For all of you wanting to come out of lockdown early, here's how the second wave of the Spanish flu was even deadlier than first (possible nsfw content on page)
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Fri May 15, 2020
(AZCentral)
 
 
 
Just the Governor of Arizona hanging out with legislators at a restaurant. And no one was wearing a mask
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(Indy100)
 
 
 
Trump: "I've never lost anybody to the flu." Trump's grandfather, who died from the flu in 1918, unavailable for comment
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Thu May 14, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Dude bros less likely to wear masks cause they're not cool, bro
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(My Fox 8 Greensboro)
 
 
 
113-year-old woman survives two world wars, Spanish flu and now coronavirus in order to keep her grip on the Oldest Woman in Spain title
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Thu May 07, 2020
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Know who else loved the Nazis? It's beginning to make more sense in terms of today
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Tue April 28, 2020
(wtnh.com)
 
 
 
122-year-old bar didn't close during the 1918 pandemic, and isn't closing now, but you do have to wear a mask
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Sat April 25, 2020
(Vox)
 
 
 
Why is your pet acting like an asshole during quarantine?
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Thu April 23, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
Liberal conspiracy to kill the economy and make Trump look bad reaches all the way back to 1918
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(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Nobody wants to read "why I left New York during coronavirus" personal essays
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Mon April 20, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
Sisters have died from the pandemic - 102 years apart
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Sun April 19, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
In 1918, people in San Francisco refused to obey a mandatory mask order and turned out for mass protests against it. Guess what happened next
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Sat April 18, 2020
(Vox)
 
 
 
We are NOT overreacting to the deadly coronavirus, if anything there are too many people underreacting
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(TreeHugger)
 
 
 
It turns out there is a historical connection between pilates and the 1918 flu pandemic
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Fri April 17, 2020
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Has any of your exes crawled out of the woodwork during this coronavirus quarantine to bother you?
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