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"Like a Mix of Don Draper and Rasputin": Moving & Shaking in 21st-Century Russia

When the Soviet Union collapsed in the early 90s, the West rejoiced with the relief that came with the end of the Cold War and the possibility of an era of peace and cooperation. At the same time, its corporations...

Meet Caskers, the Online Spirits Concierge Don Draper Would Drool Over

Let's raise a toast to Caskers, a new online service that wants to change the way people drink by giving customers access to the finest craft spirits with its Concierge Service, Private Cask Program, a... via

Crowdsourcing Healthcare

Do you whip out a map while you're driving these days? At work, do you send letters or intraoffice memos like Don Draper does? Do you still own a fax machine? Of course not. Thanks to technology, just about every industry has dramatically...Show More Summary

Advertising: A Whisky Campaign for Those Who Want to Drink Like Don Draper

The goal is to capitalize on renewed interest in Scotch and other brown spirits that is attributable partly to the popularity of “Mad Men.”

TV Club: The Newsroom: “Boston”

The problem with The Newsroom is that Will McAvoy is Don Draper. In theory, that shouldn’t be a problem. Mad Men is one of the best shows of its time, perhaps of all time, and is anchored by a protagonist who is arrogant and selfish, a man who gives self-important speeches and is infuriatingly good at what he does. Show More Summary

12 hilariously bad pieces of sex advice from the ’60s

Helen Gurley Brown actually advised women to sleep with their bosses. Don Draper would approve

Jon Hamm Is Obsessed With Cats And That’s The Best News I’ve Heard All Day

Nothing fills me with happiness quite like seeing Jon Hamm act like the total opposite of his extremely unlikable TV counterpart, Don Draper. Luckily for me, that happens pretty much every time Jon opens his mouth. Today in Jon Acting Affable, he displays his deep love for cats on the Comedy Central show “@midnight.” Nothing [...]

Advertising: A Whisky Campaign for Those Who Want to Drink Like Don Draper

The goal is to capitalize on renewed interest in Scotch and other brown spirits that is attributable partly to the popularity of “Mad Men.”

Five questions about making music in the modern age with hip-hop producer RJD2

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

If you've ever watched Don Draper sling back an Old Fashioned, there's a good chance you're familiar with at least one RJD2 track. If you have a taste for instrument-infused breakbeat (and why wouldn't you?), then we assume you've been following his...

History in a Bottle

3 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : RobbReport

Sure, you can drink a dry martini in a retro-styled glass and pretend that you’re Don Draper, but wouldn’t you rather mix a martini that’s made with vintage gin and vermouth from the 1960s? If you answered yes to that question, you’ll...Show More Summary

Samsonite Brings Back Hartmann Luggage — Design News

Two years after buying the luxury luggage brand, Samsonite is reviving Hartmann. A favorite of some past presidents and pop culture icons Don Draper and James Bond, Samsonite hopes Hartmann can grab some luxury market share from Longchamps and Louis Vuitton. READ MORE »

McDonald’s Was Last Stop On Bad-Acid-Trip Terrorist’s Week-Long Hijinks — You Won’t Believe What He Did To This Sleepy Washington Town

Going to McDonald’s has been described as on the great equalizing experiences of American culture. Like a Don Draper famously said of Coca-Cola in Mad Men, it’s the same whether a Wall Street businessman is grabbing lunch there or aShow More Summary

Teyonah Parris on Survivor’s Remorse, Mad Men, and Meeting LeBron

Mad Men fans who miss their beloved Dawn — formerly secretary to Don Draper and Lou Avery, currently head of personnel at Sterling Cooper & Pryce — can now get their fix of actress Teyonah Parris, who plays the ever-patient ad-firm foot soldier, in a most unlikely milieu: inside the... More »

Elisabeth Moss Thinks Peggy Already Had Her Perfect 'Mad Men' End

"Every great ad tells a story. Here to tell that story is Peggy Olson." That's how Don Draper introduced Peggy Olson to the Burger Chef team on July 21, 1969, one day after the moon landing and the death of Burt Cooper. The ensuing pitch...Show More Summary

The ROI of Lunch

The three martini, Don Draper lunch era is long gone, but lunch still holds exceptional value for businesses -- probably even more so today than in the 50s. Lunch holds the potential for satisfying opportunities like fostering collaboration,...Show More Summary

WIRED Binge-Watching Guide: Archer

What happens when you cross Don Draper, James Bond, and Buster Bluth? Meet Sterling Malory Archer—code name: Duchess—the world's most dangerous spy. Here's how to binge your way through all of Archer's booze-swilling, over-sexed antics. The post WIRED Binge-Watching Guide: Archer appeared first on WIRED.

The man who made Apple possible is in trouble—and you can help him

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Perhaps you don't know John Draper aka "Captain Crunch" but, if you're using a MacBook or an iPhone today, it's because of him. He and his blue box were a fundamental inspiration for Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak in making Apple. He's now in trouble and needs our help. Show More Summary

Pape music

2 months agoArts : Parterre Box

There is something so very Don Draper about René Pape.

‘Mad Men’ Season 7: Jon Hamm Talks Surprises And Don Draper’s Happy Ending

Jon Hamm has been discussing the hugely anticipated finale to Mad Men, and he’s revealed that there could be a happy ending in store for his character, Don Draper. Shooting on the final batch of episodes for the drama drew to a close...Show More Summary

OK this is pretty cool

Supposedly this is cinema verite a la Don Draper, done in one take:

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