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.

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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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