Mutually Assured Ruination is the Ninetieth Episode of Season 2 of Adam Ruins Everything.


Adam reveals that the United States kicked off the Cuban Missile Crisis, how a lone female politician stood up to Joseph McCarthy, and how a bureaucratic mistake brought down the Berlin Wall.

In this episode's "Same Time, Different Place" segment, Emily talks about Nelson Mandela and his efforts to end the Apartheid legislation in South Africa.

This is the third of six fully-animated "Reanimated History" episodes.





  • Chris Parnell as Narrator
  • Carlos Alazraqui
  • Greg Baldwin
  • Elaine Carroll
  • Trevor Devall
  • Zehra Fazal
  • Adetokumboh M'Cormack as Nelson Mandela
  • Jim Meskimen
  • Avery Monsen
  • Greg Tuculescu
  • Steve West


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