MAD MEN Recap: “A Tale of Two Cities”

Another triumphant Mad Men this week wherein the women, just like last week, reigned supreme. "A Tale of Two Cities" though was just as its title expressed, about Us versus Them (after that trippy episode two weeks ago, the last two episodes have been pretty clear in tone and intention). It’s a theme that is pervasive not only at SCDPCGC, or SD&P as it is now known, but is woven within the time period as well, something that spills over from the news to business and personal life. "A Tale of Two Cities" had a nice, clean arc, too — things happened, people triumphed, others were put in their place, and we roll ever more clearly into the height of the Swinging 60s. Hit the jump for more on why "I’m Vasco de Gama, and you’re some other Mexican. Our main objective is to not get syphilis." READ MORE...

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