Tracking the Life of Young Sally Draper, TV's Best Teenager

Sally Draper is almost nine years old in season three of Mad Men. During the episode "The Fog," after a bloody school fight in which Sally (Kiernan Shipka) pushed a classmate's face into a drinking fountain, parents Don and Betty are called into her class to discuss her increasingly bad behavior. The cause is… » 3/30/15 2:10pm Monday 2:10pm

Fancy Fashion at Last Night's Fancy Mad Men and Home Parties

It's Spring and you know what that means: the television is about to bombard us with Sunday night shows that will impede upon our collective ability to go outside and actually enjoy the Springness of it all. (Looking at you, Game of Thrones, Mad Men, and Best Bars in America.) But with great power comes great… » 3/23/15 1:00pm 3/23/15 1:00pm

Mad Men's 'Secret' History: January Jones Auditioned to Play Peggy

The Hollywood Reporter has published an oral history of sorts on the phenomenon that is Mad Men as we approach the final seven (THAT'S IT?) episodes of the series. "The Uncensored, Epic, Never-Told Story Behind 'Mad Men'" follows the show from conception through its growth as arguably one of the best shows on… » 3/11/15 7:50pm 3/11/15 7:50pm

The Mad Men Season 7 Trailer Will Give You a 'Love Hangover'

"If there's a cure for this, I don't want it," croons Diana Ross in the trailer for the final hurrah of Mad Men. Yes, we are deeply embedded in the '70s and the fashion will not let you forget it. » 2/23/15 3:50pm 2/23/15 3:50pm

Mad Men Season 7 Is Set Firmly in the Age of Aquarius 

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The Dude Who Made That Terrible Mall Ad Knew EXACTLY What He Was Doing

You've probably seen the abysmal ad for Missouri's East Hills Mall, which is currently circulating the Internet. Perhaps you even have the drone of "boots and pants and boots and pants" stuck in your head this very minute! Well, the guy who made that commercial knew exactly what he was doing. » 8/19/14 3:20pm 8/19/14 3:20pm

Christina Hendricks Tries Working in a Modern Office and It's a Mess

Joan might have known her way around a 1960s office like she knows how to rock a well-fitting sheath dress, but put her in modern times and she starts to have issues. Stick around for the end though; like a classic mid-century PSA, her struggles come with a lesson. » 8/07/14 1:20pm 8/07/14 1:20pm

Pete Campbell and Rory Gilmore Had a 'Top Secret' Wedding

Lovebirds Vincent Kartheiser and Alexis Bledel — aka Pete Campbell and Rory Gilmore — got secretly married earlier this summer. » 8/06/14 4:40pm 8/06/14 4:40pm

What the World Needs Now: A Joan and Peggy Mad Men Spinoff

Fresh off wrapping the final season of Mad Men, Peggy Olson herself floated the idea of giving Joan and Peggy their own show because she digs Christina Hendricks and thinks it would be interesting to see Joan and Peggy head into the 1970's. Yes, please. » 8/05/14 2:20pm 8/05/14 2:20pm

The Great Whiskey Shortage Will Liberate Us From Bourbon's Tyranny

Perhaps you have heard the whispers: Thanks to the fancy whiskey fad, America's consumption may soon outstrip the supply. Even a passing familiarity with the principles of economics should tell you that's very, very bad news for lovers of dark liquor. » 5/28/14 10:25am 5/28/14 10:25am

Mad Men: The Ads Don Wasn't Supposed To Tear Out Of Megan's Magazine

On the season premiere of Mad Men last night Megan implores Don to not tear the ads out of her magazine. We just happened to notice from the cover that it was the February 1969 issue of Playboy that she was rightly safeguarding. We dipped into our archives to find out which ads appeared in that issue and gathered the… » 4/15/14 4:51pm 4/15/14 4:51pm

Mad Men: The Beginning of the End

"Are you ready? Because I want you to pay attention," Freddie Rumsen says directly into the camera at the top of last night's premiere of the final season of Mad Men. "This is the beginning of something." » 4/14/14 4:00pm 4/14/14 4:00pm

This House Hasn't Been Redecorated Since The 60s And It's For Sale

A 96-year old Toronto woman is finally moving out of her quaint little house. The story isn't anything out of the ordinary—until you realize that she's lived there for 72 years and apparently hasn't redecorated once. Oh, and she has amazing taste. » 4/11/14 5:23pm 4/11/14 5:23pm

The Many, Many Kisses of Don Draper

Mad Men is returning for its seventh and final season on Sunday, meaning this is our last chance to see Jon Hamm play the sultry Don Draper. For six years, Hamm's played the brooding, mysterious and complicated character with a smoldering swagger that really works if you're not looking at his tiny upper arms. No,… » 4/11/14 3:00pm 4/11/14 3:00pm

Feast Your Eyes on These Horrible Retro Hairstyles for Men

It's no secret that the menswear of the late 1960s and early 1970s was, frankly, awful. (All those synthetics and strange patterns—tsk tsk.) But it's easy to forget just how abysmal the hairstyles were, too. Who knew there were so many variations on the mullet? » 4/10/14 12:10pm 4/10/14 12:10pm

Christina Hendricks Wants In On That Bloody Game of Thrones World

Christina Hendricks has never seen Game of Thrones, but she once in a moment of panic, told a reporter that she'd like to be on it and thus launched a thousand fan fantasies. Even having fessed up to being a little ignorant about the show and books, the Mad Men actress stands by her choice, telling Conan that she'd… » 4/08/14 1:45pm 4/08/14 1:45pm

Mad Men's Legacy Is Its Attention to Detail

This week's Time magazine is all about Mad Men, your favorite show before Breaking Bad or House of Cards launched a thousand new think pieces. From behind the scenes photos to analysis by TV critic James Poniewozik, Time reminds us of one important thing about the show: it has always been all about the little things. » 3/27/14 4:10pm 3/27/14 4:10pm

The Latest Mad Men Trailer Is as Stylish as It Is Inscrutable

Ooooh, another new and very stylish Mad Men promo showing all of the show's characters boarding planes to nowhere. Don't even try to read into it. That Matthew Weiner is only toying with you. HE'S ALWAYS TOYING WITH YOU. You know what, keep this up, Mad Men, and one day we're really going to leave you. » 3/20/14 2:30pm 3/20/14 2:30pm