What can entertainment, media, and sports in 1918-1919 tell us today?

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Red Sox pitcher Babe Ruth at Comiskey Park in 1918. (Chicago Daily News / Chicago History Museum)
Red Sox pitcher Babe Ruth at Comiskey Park in 1918. (Chicago Daily News / Chicago History Museum)

History is always a great judge.  History is also a great companion to context.  In September 1918, a major pandemic hit the United States.  Almost exactly 100 years later in 2020, the United States and the World population finds itself in an environment of quarantine and face masks.  Interestingly, sports continued holding matches with face…...

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