CHINA CURTAILED TRAVEL AHEAD OF THE LUNAR NEW YEAR. AS THANKSGIVING APPROACHES, THE US IS IGNORING THAT EXAMPLE.

© John Moore/Getty A family celebrates Thanksgiving in 2016 in Stamford, Connecticut. John Moore/Getty On Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advised against traveling for Thanksgiving. But millions of Americans still plan to see relatives and host large, multi-household gatherings. Ahead of the Lunar New Year, Chinese authorities banned large gatherings and put hots...