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

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

SNL's Sasheer Zamata Goes All Peggy Olson in Black Mad Men

There are plenty of good things to say about Mad Men, but unfortunately "diverse cast and story lines that represent a multitude of backgrounds" isn't one of them. To make up for the imbalance, Key & Peele writer (and very nice-seeming person who coached my improv team once about three years ago) Phil Augusta Jackson… » 3/03/14 6:30pm 3/03/14 6:30pm

50 Years Of 'Equal Pay' Lip Service From Presidents

On Tuesday night, President Obama was met with a standing ovation after mentioning in his State of the Union address that women shouldn't get paid less than men, that policies that don't promote pay equality are from the "Mad Men era." Turns out, Presidents have been promising to lift women out of the Mad Men era… » 1/30/14 3:20pm 1/30/14 3:20pm

New Community Trailer Expertly Mocks Annoyingly Vague Mad Men Promos

As any good TV fan will tell you, the promos for AMC's brilliant drama Mad Men are famously annoying and inscrutable. Usually just a string shots of beautiful people frowning and saying things accusatory things like "You did what?," the trailers tend to mislead the viewer rather than excite them and it's damn… » 12/24/13 5:00pm 12/24/13 5:00pm

You're Killing Us, AMC: Mad Men's Final Season Has Been Split in Two

Continuing their history of torturing the fans who love Mad Men most, Matthew Weiner and AMC have decided to split the final season of Mad Men in two, airing seven episodes in 2014 and seven episodes in 2015. Yes, that means you'll have to wait almost TWO FULL YEARS to see how the show ends. » 9/17/13 6:00pm 9/17/13 6:00pm