Don Draper

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2014

    More than Drinking and Sexing: 'Mad Men's' Characterization of Hip-hop

    Characteristically, Mad Men bleeds hip-hop. On the surface you may think, "Of course it does, the characters smoke a lot, they drink like there's no tomorrow, and to them sex is more casual than a handshake." And while that's part of the story, it's a little bit deeper than that. Skydiving into its ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 18, 2013

    Lonely Smyth

    Visit Uptown's most popular cocktail cave alone and you'll stay that way.

  • Film

    April 4, 2013
  • Culture

    March 28, 2013
  • Film

    November 1, 2012

    James Bond, Out of Time

    Fifty years in, the spy is ever less relevant — and still beloved. Why?

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2012

    Where And How To Drink Like a Mad Man

    Everyone's favorite booze-soaked, chain-smoking, adultery-laden television series is about to disappear until 2013; yes, Mad Men's season five finale airs this Sunday on AMC. (If you need to catch up, the first few seasons are on Netflix. You're welcome.) But there's no reason that your thirst for ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 5, 2012
  • Culture

    August 4, 2011

    Frisky Business

    In a summer stocked with major musicals, add How to Succeed in Business ... , Little Shop and Victor/Victoria.

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2010

    Mad Men: Diners Go Crazy
    Over Sweet White Sauce

    Go ahead and drool. This is a food blog, after all. Just spare us the Don Draper white sauce jokes.​Mad Men didn't exactly blow its reputation for verisimilitude when Don Draper and his lady friend wandered into Benihana on last night's episode, but it sure seems like one of the restaurant-goe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    Smoke Burns Their Brunch Competition

    Photos by Andrea GrimesTwo Bloody Marys, twice the perfection.​Yesterday, I made love to Don Draper.He was gentle when he needed to be gentle, and he was rough in all the right places. We talked. We caressed. And as I laid there in his 3,000-thread count sheets and watched him pour me another Scot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    Ah, Yes, Now We Remember Why We Kept the "Girl on Top" Category Around

    ​Along with oversized bangles, rompers and feathered headbands, cheating on your spouse is a new supertrend ... if, that is, you're a lady! Press the moral panic button and make sure the smelling salts are close at hand, for demure sensibilities may be offended by a press release sent to us from a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 14, 2010
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    December 17, 2009
  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    How 'Bout Them Knockers: Oliver's Eatery

    ​Each week in 'Knockers' we order from a different delivery restaurant, assessing their efficiency and keeping a running score.Oliver's Eatery 4727 Frankford Rd972-818-5445Promised Delivery Time: 25 minutes Actual Delivery Time: 15 minutes Scoring Summary:Speed Racer type delivery: 40 Extra crac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2009

    Girl Drink Drunk: Mad Men Edition

    ​What? You sick of all the Mad Men talk? About what a great show it is? Chances are that's only because you haven't watched it. Get on the scene, hoss, and catch the eff up! A few weeks ago (I took a week off; I know you've missed me), Jon Hamm and his cohorts premiered the long-awaited third seas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2008

    And You Tought Matthew JC And The Allstars Were Sellouts...

    Not too long after discovering (OK, with some help) that Matthew JC and the Allstars, was the new favorite band of all CBS 11 employees comes this: Oak Cliff-based blues band Bona Fide Blues is a finalist in Advertising Week's "Battle of the Ad Bands." The band, made up of employees of area ad agen ... More >>