During the 1918 flu pandemic in San Diego a letter writer to the Evening Tribune dismissed the whole thing as “influenza propaganda” from the health board and suggested that doctors were just trying to drum up business.


By Richard Moran

Richard Moran loves to write about sports with the Golden State Online. Before that, he worked as a senior writer at ESPN. Richard grew up in San Diego and graduated from the University of San Diego in 2004, after which he worked as an editor for five years.

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