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The penultimate image of Mad Men episode 7.01: Time Zones, leaves Peggy utterly alone. It reminded me of another image, in another episode.
With the title “Time Zones” and a fourth wall breaking opening monologue from Fred Rumsen pitching the wristwatch ad tagline, “Accutron. It’s not a time piece. It’s a conversation piece,” it’s no great stretch to see the use of time as a motif in MAD MAN’s first episode of Season 7. The idea of time [...]
During the course of Mad Men episode 7.01: Time Zones, two different quotes captivate Don. I feel it’s worth reviewing and comparing them.
In Mad Men episode 7.01: Time Zones, no one can connect, and everyone is fundamentally alone. Connection is both futile, and empty. For the most part, I found myself feeling so sorry for these characters. Oh, poor Peggy. Poor Don. Poor Kenny! They’re all so sadly trapped in a disconnected and lonely life. They each [...]
In Mad Men Episode 6.12, The Quality of Mercy, Glen Bishop and his friend Rolo drive to visit Sally when she’s on her overnight visit to Miss Porter’s School. Just for fun, here’s their road trip.
In this week’s episode, Scandal takes its shirt off and asks us if a government free of corruption is really what we want. Is it, Scandal Nation? IS IT?
The world of The Americans continues to darken. Philip and Elizabeth love each other, but they’re having alter-ego issues. Stan’s put his team in hot water, and now Claudia has too. Worst of all, Emmett and Leanne’s killer is still at large — and he may hit the Jennings family next.