Sunday, October 04, 2009
7152: Real Mad Men Read Ebony.
Is AMC series Mad Men deliberately insulting Black viewers? This week’s installment opened with Pete Campbell in his office, reading the latest issue of Ebony magazine. Please. In a few years from the time period Mad Men purports to represent, John H. Johnson’s publication will produce advertising far more provocative and breakthrough than anything Don Draper and his team have presented so far.