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That time Germany literally infected Russia with Memes

I burst out laughing at the park today at the sudden thought of Germany sending Lenin on a sealed train to Russia, the train an enormous syringe injecting the Marxist meme-virus–carried in an actual human body–that then infected and took over the whole country. 33 more words

Cold War files show secret war between CIA and KGB in Canada

A set of declassified intelligence documents from the 1950s and 1960s offer a glimpse into the secret war fought in Canada between American and Soviet spy agencies at the height of the Cold War. 374 more words

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Vintage USSR Soviet collection pin

Isn’t this a great piece of vintage jewelry?

The Americans

If you haven’t watched any of The Americans this should be a good introduction to the series with very limited spoilers. The Americans is a FX show that primarily follows two Soviet sleeper agents in the United States during the 1980s but it is remarkably different from most television shows or films in the spy genre. 918 more words