Because I’m house-sitting this week I didn’t have the show on DVR and my Amazon download isn’t working for me. So I’m mostly working from memory here, just a heads up. Read More New Show Recap: Mad Men, Season 6, Ep. 12, “The Quality of Mercy”
This week on Mad Men we learn that even uppers cannot put Don Draper in a better mood or make him a likable person. Also, Betty’s skinny again, but we don’t get to see how that happened. Keeping with the theme of the episode, uppers? Anyway, here we go!
Tonight’s episode title, “Signal 30,” refers to the graphic car crash video that opens the episode. Pete’s in driving school watching it and this episode is all about the car crash that is Pete, and a little bit about the fender bender that is Lane. We also learn that Ken Cosgrove is far more mentally stable than anyone else in that office, thanks to his ability to have interests outside the office. He’s clearly doomed. And onward! Read More Recap: Mad Men, Episode 5.05, “Signal 30”
Oh, man, what even happened last week? Does anyone else feel like it’s been about a year since last Monday?
Oh, right. Things were hard for Pete, who is a WASP. Things were awkward for Don, who is an idiot. Things were”¦ weird, to say the least, for Betty, who should probably get some stuff figured out about her life. Peggy and Joan were largely absent, which is a shame. Roger told everyone to get off his lawn. Read More Mad Men: “5G” – A Sad Room