Curator of the International Spy Museum Dr. Vincent Houghton on the story behind BRIDGE OF SPIES and more

Just in time for BRIDGE OF SPIES, Dr. Vincent Houghton comes on the show.  Vince is historian and curator of the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC and host of SPYCAST, a popular weekly podcast covering all things espionage.   On today's show, he'll talk about the true story and the real people behind the U-2 spy plane incident and the movie BRIDGE OF SPIES.  Plus he'll talk about the greatest spy who ever lived, Cold War espionage, America's spy history from the Revolutionary War through the CIA, and he'll reveal some of the coolest spy gadgets in the collection at the International Spy Museum.   You can learn more about the International Spy Museum by going to, and be sure to check out Vince's podcast on iTunes called SpyCast. For more information, visit, and if you enjoyed the show and would like to help keep us on the air, then please help us reach our fall fundraising goal by donating at Also, we’d appreciate it if you would take our listener survey to give us an idea of who our audience is and what you want.

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