It's New Year's in third episode of MAD MEN's fourth season, The Good News. But really, there was little good news. Especially for Don. And Joan. And Lane. The good news was for Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce who, it turns out, had an outstanding fiscal year. This is excellent news for fans of the show, for I've a feeling Mad Men itself might be in trouble if the company went into the gutter.
Joan is back! Yay! And she's sad. Boo! She has been married two years. She is still on the Pill, waiting for her husband (the jerk Greg who, despite his gifts for healing, is still a jerk and always will be a jerk) to get out of military duty. He has not yet been deployed; in fact he doesn't even know when or where he's going. Composed and reliable Joan is frustrated at this uncontrollable uncertainty. Like her pregnancy plans, she seems to want to routine in her life.
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