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Mad Men, NOT the best show on television. What do you tell yourself at night, when you lay your head down, that allows you to wake up in the morning pretending that you're not the bad guy? - Boyd ...
by Armando
Comment Count 254 comments on Sun Apr 14, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 68 Recommends
I'm a straight man. Let me tell you what I hear, as a straight man, when I'm told, "Don't worry! Homosexuality is no threat to masculinity..." I hear that masculinity is something normal, natural,
by Silencio
Comment Count 240 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 64 Recommends
Mitt Romney has assembled a large, and eclectic group of advertising veterans, in a modern four room video production studio, and "massive video archive," in his Boston headquarters, with a $200 ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 65 comments on Mon Aug 27, 2012 at 04:34 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
Conservatives are crazy, but never quite as crazy as when they talk about sex, particularly homosexuality. Consider the conservative theory of human sexuality, which, as best as I can figure, ...
by Silencio
Comment Count 163 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
One of the rocks that the debate on women's issues seems to founder on, over and over again, is the disparity of reward that seems to be available for men and women in the process of shifting from ...
by serendipityisabitch
Comment Count 151 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
Welcome to the Overnight News Digest (graphic by palantir ) The OND is published each night around midnight, Eastern Time. The originator of OND was Magnifico .
by BentLiberal
Comment Count 65 comments on Mon Mar 26, 2012 at 08:47 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
Marriage equality is a struggle for civil rights, a matter of equal treatment and justice. I think most on this site agree about that. I think most of us also agree that opposition to marriage ...
by Silencio
Comment Count 70 comments on Wed Jul 02, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
Caution: McCann Erickson May Be Hazardous To Your Hard-Fought Advances Against The Patriarchy. /Mad Men/ begins with an image of a man falling from a skyscraper; this week, it's the ladies' turn. ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 39 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 03:41 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Courtesy AMCtv "Now I understand. You want to feel shitty, right until the point where I take your dress off. Because I'm going to do that." —Don Draper Don knows what he's going to do, because ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 192 comments on Mon Apr 15, 2013 at 07:42 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
In a show which rivals The Good Wife for uncomfortable elevator scenes, this was really something. (Courtesy AMCtv) /Is that all there is?/ For the entire gang at Sterling Cooper & Partners, that'...
by Adam B
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2015 at 01:32 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
Once upon a time, the good guys wore white and were ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 49 comments on Sat Oct 23, 2010 at 10:15 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
It means only one thing to those of us of a certain age . It was the day of days, the event of our national lives. That ...
by Barth
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Nov 22, 2009 at 07:35 AM PST with 26 Recommends
There were many great moments in tonight's State of The Union Speech, by President Barack Obama. Here was just one of them ... State of the Union 2014 : President Obama Says Women Deserve Equal ...
by jamess
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Jan 28, 2014 at 09:03 PM PST with 25 Recommends
July 20, 1969 It is humbling to try to write about an episode of tv like Sunday's midseason finale of /Mad Men/, one which redeemed an occasionally scattered run of episodes with an hour of ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 05:47 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Pete Campbell (Vincent Kartheiser) and Bonnie Whiteside (Jessy Schram) (Photo by Jordin Althaus/AMC) Look at those two, smiling in sunny California. Because they appear to be the only happy people ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Apr 14, 2014 at 11:57 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Really, Peggy? Really? (Via AMCtv.com) When a giant metaphor is called out as a giant metaphor throughout an episode, does it lose or gain metaphorical (or real) weight? These are the sorts of ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 04:29 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Ted Chaough, on the hot seat (courtesy AMCtv) This week's episode is mostly about the characters who know who they are, and those who aren't as self-aware.
by Adam B
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Jun 17, 2013 at 01:57 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
SC&P's Power Trio? This week's Mad Men episode is a series of short stories about disappointment. Every character we see—and in that regard it's noteworthy that we don't see Pete ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 61 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2014 at 04:52 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
(Three people with plans. Courtesy AMCtv) Margarine. It's not the same thing as butter, it's not the real thing, and no one likes it as much. Don, in particular, doesn't realize that everyone is ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 82 comments on Mon May 13, 2013 at 01:03 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
(Courtesy AMCtv.) Close the door. Have a seat. We cannot discuss this episode, in which the ramifications of "The Other Woman" continue to affect our world as clients are gained and lost because ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 108 comments on Mon May 06, 2013 at 09:14 AM PDT with 19 Recommends