"I'd Ask My Secretary to Do It, But She's Dead"- Don Draper

With "Mad Men's" fourth and best season newly over, and an astonishingly tall, handsome man on my arm, I really didn't even have a choice about my Halloween costume.  Obviously my boyfriend was Don Draper.  Obviously I was Betty Draper.  Obviously I was pregnant, because how many times in your life do you get to drink and smoke in a bar while pregnant without being judged?  (I don't know, depends on how many kids you have.  Zing!)

I rarely post personal photos on the blog, but this T.V.-themed adventure was worth putting up.  It's also a good lead-in to a belated discussion of the finale and the fourth season.







Previously on the blog, I referenced Vulture's review of "Mad Men's" transcendent Season 4 episode, "The Suitcase." Vulture is always eloquent and usually astute, but there were parts of Vulture's conclusions about "The Suitcase" that I disagreed with.  Not so with their review of the finale, which I thought was dead on.  So if you're missing "Mad Men," read the review, let me know what you think of it, and look at my hot Halloween pics.  Don't lie, I know you're already downloading them to your hard drive, you creeps.

With Halloween over and "Mad Men" on hiatus until next season, what's a girl to do?  Oh that's right, AMC, who seems poised to never ever let me down, premieres a new Sunday night show tonight called "The Walking Dead".  Is it:
  • in Mad Men's time slot? Check. 
  • about Zombies? Check. 
  • filmed in ATLANTA (where I live)? Check.
  • "series recorded" on my DVR? Check!
See you guys Tuesday! 
    Previous
    Next Post »

    1 comments:

    Write comments
    superanth
    AUTHOR
    October 25, 2011 at 9:56 PM delete

    You look awesome as a Betty-Monster with a Draper in the oven. And my favorite season 4 quote was "I'd ask my secretary to do it, but she's dead."

    BTW, did you end up watching "The Walking Dead"?

    Reply
    avatar

    © 2015 by Alison

    All of the writing on this site, unless otherwise indicated, is original and is exclusively the property of Alison. Most of the images on this site, however, are not owned by Alison. They are largely a product of a Google Image Search and intended to make viewing this site less boring. If any of the images used on this site belong to you and you would like a credit or removal, please contact me at alisonsboomstick@gmail.com.