In New Amsterdam, at the end of the scene where Cooper has just explained to Don and Roger Pete Campbell’s value as a Sterling Cooper employee, Bertram “Yoda” Cooper whistles This Old Man.

WHY???

What’s it represent?

That this whole thing is a game? Like, a children’s counting game?

Is it a jab at Pete’s being a little brat, squashed by his father but ultimately saved by his mother?

Yup. I’m the one with the blog. And yet I say…

Discuss.

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