(AMC)For as serious and meticulous as Mad Men is, the show has always had a reputation for sprinkling in a few "holy crap, I did not see that coming" scenes. These are not the slow burn reveals like Don's hidden identity or Peggy's pregnancy — these are the sudden, unexpected, and often darkly comical moments that range from death and dismemberment to poorly timed bodily functions. Last night's episode ("The Runaways") delivered the first of this season's bizarre surprises when Ginsberg's...Read Full Story
One of the most defining characteristics of Mad Men is the time and place in which it exists. Every detail on the show — from the sets to the clothes to the hair to the accessories — is the 1960s. So even when the stars of the show are done up in ways infinitely more dapper, sophisticated, or cool than we could ever hope to be, they still look decidedly dated, so much so that it's kind of a surprise to see them in the real world.Don Draper vs. Jon HammPeggy Olson vs. Elisabeth MossPete...Read Full Story
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