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Red in the Face

Who invited this guy?

It’s getting harder and harder for me to appreciate Mad Men for its technical excellence when the emotional component just keeps missing the mark.  It’s very odd for me to think of an episode as “weak” because it hinged more on character relationships than on plot development, but when you don’t care about those characters their feelings aren’t particularly compelling.  Still, the execution was its usual solid self and there was some good comedy in Don’s revenge on Roger.  Beyond that, I continue to be baffled by Pete; not remotely liking him but not being able to think of another character anything like this on television. Continue reading