The nominations are in. As usual, darkness, cynicism, and violence are well represented. But so are freer, zen-like series, like ‘Orange Is the New Black.’
The final seven episodes of the AMC series begin on a very Jewish note
And things Jews overhear while passing for white people
It’s been a grim one, but the past year has had some bright spots
Though it’s not exactly what we had in mind for the nebbishy copywriter
The fallen ad man turned to Portnoy’s Complaint on last night’s episode
Stop comparing television shows to great novels. They’ll never be as good.
Plus Natan Sharansky’s plan goes from hot to naught
Plus Neil Diamond to donate ‘Sweet Caroline’ profits to Boston victims
Another Tattler prediction come true: AMC’s 1960s New York drama series returns—full of ascendant Jews
The sixth season of Matthew Weiner’s hit AMC show begins
Revisiting copywriter Michael Ginsberg before Sunday’s Season 6 premiere
Meanwhile, chaos in Syria takes a major Assad ally
Plus Bulgaria to blame Iran and Hezbollah for Burgas bombing
Mad Men lived up to its promise of a Jewish sixties, the tradeoffs of assimilation included.
Huppah Dreams, the wedding of the week
Last night, a little bit of Hebrew, a lot of B.S.
Gaming the upcoming season of ‘Mad Men’
Mad Men, whose sixth season premiered Sunday, revives the 1960s, an era when Jewish culture and American pop began to meld
Mad Men glamorizes the skill of connecting with specific audiences. But when real-life advertisers pick up Jewish tropes, are they selling to Jews?
Maybe we need some time apart from Don
Plus Dems defend J Street, and more
Plus R.I.P. Penn, the Jew of ‘Mad Men,’ and more
Caged wisdom, fear of prayer, and a specious search
Life and death, prison grub, and an exemplary Jewess
“Mad Men” creator Matthew Weiner dishes on the show’s Jewish characters