Browsing All posts tagged under »Influenza Pandemics«

4 Ways The 1957 Pandemic Resembles, And Differs From, COVID-19

May 14, 2020 by


By Fred Lucas ~ A new pandemic that originated from Asia sweeps the world, hitting the United States during a time of economic prosperity, striking coastal cities the hardest, and eventually prompting a global recession. Plenty of consternation erupts over why the U.S. government and World Health Organization were so caught off guard when they […]

The Swine Who Live To Scare You

October 12, 2009 by


By Alan Caruba at Warning Signs For a very long time I have made my living as a business and science writer. That profession tends to make one fond of facts. It’s the reason my blog’s URL is “facts not fantasy” and why I call it “Warning Signs.” It is the reason I founded The […]