WIRED has an excellent collection of Cold War Era Spy Gear posted, all originating from espionage works between the USSR and USA. A bunch of really cool pieces, such as a Turd Transmitter (a crap-shaped homing beacon spies would drop to transmit bombing targets to pilots) and a C.I.A. Rectal Escape Kit (both in gallery below). Of course there are copious killing tools featured, such as the Glove Gun (above), and a Cyanide Gas Gun, Pipe Gun and Lipstick Gun, all in the gallery below. Hit the link above to see the other assortment of devious devices, which run the gamut from the charmingly primitive to the ingeniously wicked…

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