'Mad Men': 6 Essential Episodes
We pick one from each season, plus a quick catch-up guide to all that's happened so far
Mad Men | What happened? What didn't ? Mad Men 's most plot-heavy season by far begins with plucky Peggy Olson meeting her new boss, semi-professional philanderer/brilliant ad
Mad Men | What happened? Peggy returned to work, Joan and Roger broke up, and Don and Betty's marriage seemed to be on the mend. But things quickly
Mad Men | What happened? It's 1963, and Don's double life is getting harder to maintain. He's cavorting with Sally's teacher, Miss Farrell, flirting with Conrad Hilton at
Mad Men | What happened? After their divorce, Don and Betty are dealing with the fallout in their own dysfunctional ways. For Don, it's booze and casual sex.
Mad Men | What happened? Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce fights to land Jaguar, and Joan makes a major decision in pursuit of the client (hint: it rhymes with
Mad Men | What happened? The slow burn of the sixth season follows Don's descent into the bottom of a liquor bottle, which rocks his marriage and his