Tag: Mad Men

Mad Men pitch for high-speed rail

Perhaps you are a fan of high speed rail? Or maybe you love A&E’s Mad Men television series. Or maybe both. If you’re one of the above or just like well-done propaganda pitches, you’ve  got to watch two Mad Men discuss ways to sell the benefits of high-speed trains the to public. President Obama could... Read more »

Mad Men (and women) are worried about subway safety

Scene from the Season Three premiere episode of AMC’s Mad Men: Peggy and Joan are waiting for the elevator, when Peggy looks down at Joan’s engagement ring and remarks: “Do you worry about wearing that on the subway?” “I don’t ride the subways,” Joan says smugly. “I’m worried about being followed, though.” As Don Draper... Read more »