The Client Has the Last Word on 'Mad Men'

It doesn't matter whether Don Draper wrote the ad; it was good TV.

Turn off the lights, it's over.

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Last week, in my valedictory for “Mad Men,” I wrote that the show was at its best when concerning itself with the nuts and bolts of advertising, and at its weakest when it did soap opera.

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