Posts tagged "mad men"

Power Through Hump Day With This Peggy Olson/Drake Mashup

That’s right, it’s only Wednesday. HOW? Power through your midweek blues/exhaustion/neurosis with this impeccable mashup of Peggy Olson’s “Mad Men” ascension set to the tune of Drake’s “Stared From The Bottom.” I can do this, you can do this. WE CAN DO THIS. [The Cut]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 15, 2015

The Guy Who Played John Sears On “90210” (And Ferg Donnelly On “Mad Men”) Is Just Like John Sears IRL

Paul Johansson doesn’t just play douchey shitlords on TV — that’s who he is in real life!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 19, 2015

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: Watch “Welcome To Me,” Read A Little Life & Grill Some Pizzas

Or you could get outside and do none of these things, weirdo. Your call!

Megan Reynolds / May 16, 2015

Bye, Bye, Birdie: “Mad Men” Bids Farewell To Betty Draper Francis (Spoiler Alert!)

Happy Mother’s Day to you too, Matthew Weiner. (Spoilers ahead!)…

Megan Reynolds / May 11, 2015

Last Night On “Mad Men”: Goodbye, Joan?

Is this the last of Joan?

Megan Reynolds / May 4, 2015

10 Ways To Rebuff (Or At Least Rebound From) The Bad Boy (According To Don Draper’s Many Women)

Learn from the mistakes of the women who fell for the charms of the über bad boy in the gray flannel suit: “Mad Men”‘s Don Draper.

Lorraine Duffy Merkl / April 24, 2015

Last Night On “Mad Men”: Facial Hair, Assholes and Joan vs. Peggy

Last night’s “Mad Men” premiere found a lot of our friends returning to their old ways. Don is divorced from Megan and plowing his way through every flight attendant and diner waitress he can find. Roger, Ted and Stan are experimenting with facial hair. And Peggy and Joan are getting things done, but not without…

Megan Reynolds / April 6, 2015

19 Of The Men Of “Mad Men,” Ranked

All of the “Mad Men,” ranked!

Megan Reynolds / April 3, 2015

Jon Hamm Has Undergone Treatment For Alcohol Addiction

Oof, were Don Draper’s tumbler glasses full of real booze this whole time?

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 25, 2015

Here’s A Peek At The Last Season Of “Mad Men”

So much facial hair! …

Megan Reynolds / February 20, 2015

The Ladies Of “Mad Men” Look Good As Hell

I hardly remember what happened at the end of the last half-season of “Mad Men,” but it doesn’t matter — this picture of the ladies of “Mad Men” wearing their best late-’60s to early-’70s poly-chiffon-couture, plus whatever that glorious mess that Megan is wearing got me super, super excited. Look at Betty! Look at that…

Megan Reynolds / February 17, 2015

“Mad Men” Creator Matthew Weiner Doesn’t Believe The Pay Gap Is A Gender Issue

“I don’t know that those two things — I don’t think that’s a gender issue. I’m not saying that there’s an inequality of pay, I don’t know that to be — I have a lot of women on my staff and they’re competitively paid, I can tell you that. In terms of my career, if…

Claire Hannum / August 20, 2014

Adorable Kids Reenact Emmy Nominated TV Shows

It’s that time again! Awards season is upon us, and what better way to remind us that we’re still irrelevant for not having watched “Breaking Bad” than by continuing to nominate it for things, am I right? Anyway…
Tons of great TV shows are up for awards this year, including some of The Frisky’s personal…

Katie Oldenburg / August 19, 2014

Jennifer Lawrence & Alison Brie Almost Starred In An Awesomely Horrible TV Show Together

Let’s all pour one out for missed opportunities.

Before “Mad Men” and “Community,” Alison Brie was just another starving actress looking to break into the biz. And before Jennifer Lawrence won over our hearts as Katniss Everdeen from “The Hunger Games,” she too, was hoping for a big break. It’s safe to say…

Katie Oldenburg / August 19, 2014

Christina Hendricks Navigates The Modern Workplace (While Making A Point About The Antiquated Wage Gap)

What happens when you stick “Mad Men”‘s Christina Hendricks in a modern office and ask her to get to work? Well, she’s a little confused. Where’s the phone? How do you “fax” something? Who wants a martini? What do you mean she can’t smoke? See, if pay disparity between men and women is going to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 8, 2014

See Christian Hendricks, Elisabeth Moss & Others Before They Were On “Mad Men”

We knew Elisabeth Moss played the president’s daughter on “The West Wing” and Jon Hamm once promised a lady a “fabulous foot massage” on a now-cancelled dating show. Thanks to this BuzzFeed, we now know that the rest of the “Mad Men” cast has been under our noses this whole time. Well, if you watched…

Jessica Wakeman / May 24, 2014

11 Shows You Need To Watch If You Want To Be Relevant

To this day, I think I might be one of the only people on earth who has never seen an episode of “Breaking Bad.” Even though the series has ended, its legend lives on, and I still find myself excluded from any and all Walter White-related water cooler conversation. But once a show has bee…

Katie Oldenburg / May 14, 2014

The Soapbox: The Three Dimensional Feminism Of Sally Draper

A lot has happened since 2010 when we got to witness Sally Draper’s temper tantrum as a little girl, and feminist blogger Amanda Marcotte made the astute observation that Sally Draper was a feminist hero. That tantrum was our first glimpse into what would later become Sally’s numerous instances of resistance against a broken old…

Katrin Higher / April 29, 2014
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