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Tag: Mad Men
May 14, 2014 | 11:11 am
June 11, 2013 | 9:53 am
A few months back, JTA board macher and fellow “Mad Men” fan Danny Krifcher suggested that I write up a column predicting how each of the characters would respond to the Six Day War.
It was a fun idea. I gave it some thought, but couldn’t come up with any good ones. So I let it go.
And so did the show. This season picked up after June 1967, skipping right over Israel’s dramatic victory.
Until this week.
Which is my long-winded way of saying… yes, that was a big picture of Moshe Dayan hanging over Stan Rizzo’s bed.
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As with any addiction, there came a time when my bargain-shopping pleasure turned to pain. Every closet, shelf, and drawer in the house was overflowing with valuable stuff that was never used. I don’t wear the designer clothing because I live in sweatpants. I don’t use the...
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March 3, 2009 | 5:28 pm
Advertising genius and mystery man, Dan Draperberg unravels the secrets of making mayonnaise the next herring or chopped liver to the Jewish world. I’ll admit, I’ve only seen Mad Men a few times, but if it’s anything like selling condiments to Jews, I’m in.
A promo for Purim show,...
November 18, 2008 | 5:57 am
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