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Mad Men Open Thread: Series Finale

Well, here we are. The end of the line. Thank you to everyone who’s commented right along with me since I started doing these open threads. I’ve truly enjoyed your company and insight these last few seasons. I don’t know what my Sunday nights are going to look like without you guys and this show.

I don’t really have much else to say since we didn’t even get those silly cutaways put together and called a “preview.”

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Mad Men Open Thread: Season 7, Episode 13

Second to last. What will we do with our Sundays when this is all over? Well, I guess True Detective starts on June 21.

I wonder whose endings we will get to see this week. This week’s episode is called “The Milk and Honey Route.” AMC went ahead and redesigned their website, and now I can’t get the code to post the video of the preview. Ugh, so annoying.

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Mad Men Post-Mortem: Waterloo

Author’s note: This week’s format is just a bit different than the rest of this series this season. I hope you enjoy!

Spoilers ahead!

When was the last time the country sat in front of the television, riveted by a technological advance happening right in front of their eyes? Not something shitty like last year’s Boston Bombing and the subsequent movie-like criminal chase that had everyone glued to their favorite news outlet, but something where we just go, “Holy shit. I just witnessed history.” This week’s mid-season finale of Mad Men took place during the days of the Apollo 11 mission that put Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the moon. Continue reading