Ep. 73: The Americans and our Changing Relationship with Russia
The fifth season of FX’s The Americans premiered this week. The show is a mix of genres centering around sleeper Russian agents who are also raising a family is suburban 80s America. But suddenly the show isn’t feeling so retro, with accusations of Russia tampering with the Presidential Election and President Trump’s uneasy alliance with Putin.
Listen in as Dave, Frank, Emma Kate, and Jonathan discuss this hit show and how America’s relationship with Russia has changed over the course of their lifetime.