The Plot Against America, a six-part miniseries based on the novel by Philip Roth. The Plot Against America imagines an alternate American history told through the eyes of a working-class Jewish family in New Jersey. The story follows the family as they watch the political rise of Charles Lindbergh, an aviator-hero and xenophobic populist, who becomes president and turns the nation towards fascism.
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The "Spirit of St. Louis" used is a 100% accurate, flying reproduction of the original Ryan NYP, built by volunteers at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in Red Hook, N.Y. (with technical assistance from the National Air and Space Museum, where the original "N-X-21" resides). The flying reproduction appears May through October, in the Aerodrome's "Pioneers of Aviation" weekend airshows. See more
The pinball machine being played by Shushy is a D. Gottlieb Spot-A-Card, released in November 1941, seventeen months from the time frame of the episode. In addition, the original bumpers have been replaced with mismatched units from later decades. See more