Dems and Start-Ups; Ed Orgeron; Deadly Flu

Good morning. It’s Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, and we have a new national champion in college football. I just knew it was going to be the Tigers. I’d have put money on it. In any event, although I’m still out on assignment, I am sending you historical essays on topics I’ve written about previously. Today’s concerns events that happened a century ago, but they might make you run out and get a flu shot, if you haven’t already.
On this date in 1919, readers of the New York Times awoke to the chilling news that the worldwide flu pandemic was reaping its grim harvest in a home for disabled children….