Mad Men Again – S04E04, “The Rejected”

June 11, 2021 § Leave a comment

Allison, presumptive winner of the Don Draper Secretary Battle Dome for so long, leaves us at last four episodes into Mad Men‘s fourth season. Keep reading to see if Katie and Ben thought that they did her dirty (and who “they” is)!

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Mad Men Again – S04E03, “The Good News”

June 4, 2021 § Leave a comment

Good news, Ben and Katie are reviewing “The Good News,” the third episode of Mad Men‘s fourth season! An appearance by Anna Draper, a boozy night out with Lane Pryce, and an anachronistic viewing of Gamera, the Giant Monster all wait in store for you.

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Mad Men Again – S04E02, “Christmas Comes But Once a Year”

May 28, 2021 § Leave a comment

Giving you a taste of the miserable, booze-soaked holidays, with summer right on the horizon, is season four’s “Christmas Comes But Once a Year”! Join Ben and Katie as they talk about how the second episode of the season is already exhibiting some depressing and problematic behavior from Don Draper.

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Mad Men Again – S04E01, “Public Relations”

May 21, 2021 § Leave a comment

Mad Men begins the first episode of its fourth season with Don divorced and a partner at a brand-new company. What’ll happen next? Certainly not spiraling depression and substance abuse, no sir. Come see how “Public Relations” shakes out with Ben and Katie!

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Mad Men Again – S03E13, “Shut the Door. Have a Seat”

May 14, 2021 § Leave a comment

We’ve reached the thirteenth episode of Mad Men‘s third season, so now it’s time for everyone’s favorite heist! Read on to find out what Katie and Ben think about “Shut the Door, Have a Seat.”

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Mad Men Again – S03E12, “The Grown-Ups”

May 7, 2021 § Leave a comment

Although “Guy Walks Into an Advertising Agency” was the episode figuratively about the Kennedy assassination, “The Grown-Ups” is the episode literally about it. Does the twelfth episode of the oft-benighted third season have something distinct and special about all of that? See what Ben and Katie have to say!

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Mad Men Again – S03E11, “The Gypsy and the Hobo”

April 30, 2021 § Leave a comment

It’s time for Ben and Katie’s review of the eleventh episode of Mad Men‘s third season! We’ll be referring to its title, “The Gypsy and the Hobo,” as written but, because of the history of one of those words as a slur against the Roma and Sinti, we’ve decided to avoid its use otherwise. Enjoy the read!

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Mad Men Again – S03E10, “The Color Blue”

April 23, 2021 § Leave a comment

Is the tenth episode of Mad Men‘s second season really the first time that Ben and Katie have both written a negative review? Is “The Color Blue” that bad or simply misguided? Read below to find out!

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Mad Men Again – S03E09, “Wee Small Hours”

April 16, 2021 § Leave a comment

Here’s Ben and Katie’s take on “Wee Small Hours,” the ninth episode of Mad Men‘s third season! Strap in, this one’s all about billionaires being bullies in the dark of night.

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Mad Men Again – S03E08, “Souvenir”

April 9, 2021 § Leave a comment

Mad Men goes to Rome, and Ben and Katie will take you there in their review of “Souvenir”! The third season’s eighth episode also has some heavier content, in terms of implied sexual violence, so consider yourself warned there, too.

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