A case could be made that every character in Mad Man is playing a part that is awkward, uncomfortable, and often bewildering for them. A smitten Pete Campbell returns from his honeymoon infatuated with his wife but feeling compelled to maintain the locker room banter with the guys. Dick Whitman has transformed into Don Draper.
After a dinner with the Sterlings, Betty Draper tells Don that she sees Roger’s overtures (questions) as an “invitation to confide.” However throughout the episode, there seems to be plenty of evidence that there is no safe place to confide. Information shared is information that can be used against you and any kind of kind
Mad Men delivered seven excellent seasons of quality story telling and memorable characters. As far as I’m concerned, it has earned the right to be mentioned in the same breath as The Sopranos, Breaking Bad, and The Wire. Mad Men first debuted on July 19, 2007 and went on to win 15 Emmys and four