We’ve just concluded what we here at Spunkybean think was an overall fantastic season of Mad Men. That got us thinking, what were the most memorable parts of the season? The images and plot twists that will stick in our brains? It turned out we could up with something significant in each episode, while some had multiple events. We figured we’d compile a list for you, since we may need to relive the memories for a while until Season 6 starts.
Zou Bisou (“A Little Kiss Part 1”)–The long-awaited Season 5 premiere brought us confirmation that Don was happily married to his former secretary Megan, and she was planning a surprise 40th birthday for him. What his new bride didn’t know was that Don isn’t a big fan of surprises, nor of blending his work and private life. So, he gritted his teeth and drank some alcohol. So did Megan. And when she’d had “just enough”, she got her cool Boho friends to be her backing band on an uber-sexy rendition of a French pop song that had everyone enthralled and some, including Don, a little uncomfortable. But the best exchange went to the Sterlings. Roger: “Why can’t you sing like her?” Jane: “Why don’t you look like him?”