Season seven premiered and I, as usual have some thoughts. First of all if you haven’t watched it, here’s your chance to stop reading. Still here, great, let’s be friends, since that seems to be the attitude of two out of Westeros’ three monarchs. Continue reading “Keeping and Making Friends – Game of Thrones season 7 premiere” »
Now fully aware that I missed my self-imposed blogging deadline of finishing up on both episodes 12 and 13 prior to the series finale, I’m going to rush a bit through this post, which shouldn’t be difficult as I’ve got three main points to cover. Two of which are frankly minimal, one of which had me ready to hurtle my dinner at the television screen. Continue reading “Buyer’s Remorse, Mad Men Season 7, ep 12” »
As I get down to the wire trying to ensure that I’m all caught up by the finale tomorrow I must say that I wish I had time to rewatch and savor every moment in the episode “Time & Life”, because every scene had something to love. Continue reading “So Satisfying. Mad Men, season seven, episode 11” »
As I continue to make my way through the final episodes of Mad Men I find myself, for one of the few times in the course of the series in the shoes of Don Draper. Sure as the main character we’re always supposed to relate to him on some level, but typically, and perhaps this is sexist, I’ve typically identified with the women, especially Peggy (minus that brief relationship with Duck, I mean really?!?!). However this episode Don was tasked with having to look forward and see more than just the next big client, and likewise I pondered the end game and the meaning in this show. Continue reading “Seeking Meaning, Mad Men Season 7 Episode 10” »
As I continue to make my way through the final episodes of Mad Men I have for the first and shortest time had a moment where I didn’t want to go on because quite frankly there wasn’t a single character choice that I liked in this episode, and so I ended it hating every character. Continue reading “I Hate Everyone, Mad Men Season 7 Episode 9” »
With episode 9 starting shortly it was clearly time that I jot down a few thoughts on how Mad Men kicked off their final episodes. And in the opinion of this writer it was a fabulous beginning of the end. Continue reading “What Might Have Been, Mad Men Season 7 episode 8” »
So my last two weeks have been full or work, school, and prepping for Phoenix Comicon (which was awesome, posts on that to come), but you know what else was amazingly awesome, the last ep of the first half of Mad Men. My enthusiasm for the season is a far cry from where it was at the beginning, when I was only “Going Meh“. So even though it’s been a couple weeks, let’s have a seat, and break things down by their level of awesomeness.
Continue reading “Going Mad, Mad Men S7e7” »