The Sick Twenties

One hundred years ago, our great-(great?)-grandparents lived through the Roaring Twenties. In the meantime, the population of lions has decreased by close to 90%[1], and the remaining ones are coughing.

Our forebears listened to jazz and danced with Josephine Baker. And in the end, they were doomed by the bell. Wall Street rang and brought it all to an end in October 1929, with incredible sales on the stocks over three days: Black…

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