As hullabaloo mentioned in a comment, this month’s issue of Vanity Fair has a nice little piece on Mad Men, written by Jonathan Kelly. And quite a photo (by Sam Jones).

His descriptions are killer:

Don Draper…, dark, mysterious, breathtakingly handsome, yet emotionally castrated…

…Draper’s wife, Betty…, is the gorgeous orchid, frozen in Eisenhower-era black-and-white.

And do NOT miss the behind the scenes of the photo shoot. Mostly just Kelly speaking about the show. Kinda like us. (Though he does refer to “Christina Hendrickson”. D’OH!)

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Everyone (including, let’s be truthful, me) made fun of Bush for calling himself ” The Decider.” Typical Bushism—guy can’t speak, right?

In Long Weekend, there’s a Kennedy commercial on TV that Don and Pete watch. In it, Kennedy mocks Nixon for saying that as Eisenhower’s veep, Nixon made a lot of decisions and was a part of policy in the White House (sort of how Obama has mocked Clinton).

Anyway, in the commercial, a journalist refers to President Eisenhower as “the decider.” Which is sort of the opposite of an anachronism; it was treated as a coinage when Bush said it, but turns out, not so much.