The FX show The Americans follows two KGB spy agents in a Cold War America, well, doing spy things. They get intel and all that good stuff. The whole Cold War stuff was indeed interesting, but so was the amount of propaganda that we received that ol' Boris wanted to nuke us at any minute. It sort of makes you wonder what Russians were being told on the matter.
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It really makes you think how much of what we were told during the cold war was just fear tactics - I'll give you a clue, the vast majority of it.