Mad about Mad Men

It’s safe to say that AMC’s hit Mad Men is on a roll. The series won yet another Emmy on Sunday for Best Drama, and everyone from critics to bloggers are gabbing about the show. This week, Rolling Stone put the cast on the cover, and offered an interesting article on Jon Hamm’s character, Don Draper:

In the opening scene of the new season of Mad Men, an interviewer asks Draper, “Who is Don Draper?” Rather than confess the truth — that he’s a flimflam man who fabricated his whole identity from a dead Korean War officer and built his entire life on a lie en route to a Madison Avenue advertising career — Draper merely takes a drag on his cigarette. “I’m from the Midwest,” he says. “We were taught it’s not polite to talk about yourself.”

You can find the rest of the article (and more photos) at the above link. Thanks to Willceau for the tip.

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