'the Bridge of Spies true story reveals that Donovan had left private practice in 1942 and held the position of associate general counsel of the United States Office of Scientific Research and Development, which oversaw the creation of the atomic bomb. He was then commissioned as a line ensign in the navy in 1943, where he served as general counsel of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), the agency that dealt with sabotage, espionage and other covert matters. -The Milwaukee Journal'
'Sniffle..I can't eat because I'm locked up in Brooklyn-Russia'
: This dispatches two movies, seen 5/8/17 & 5/9/17
: 'I remember a great maths brainteaser that was more amusing
: than tough: “You have a bridge that is 100 metres long, and
: a drunk who is standing 17 metres away from its left-hand
: end. At equal time intervals he takes one-metre steps to
: his right or to his left, each time with a 0.5 probability
: in terms of which direction he’ll move in. What is the
: probability that he’ll reach the left-hand end of the
: bridge first?'