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Mad Men 702: Dawn and Sally Take All

Last night’s Mad Men took place over Valentine’s Day, a holiday the SC&P crew never seems to miss. And when it came to warm fuzzies, the show surprisingly delivered.

We were treated to some poignant Don-Sally scenes, which prompted scores of viewers to examine their own daddy issues, no doubt. Dawn, Shirley and Joan all ended up with promotions, thanks in part to Lou Avery forgetting his wife’s birthday. It was weirdly uplifting, for being only the second outing of the season — and it was the second episode in a row where the women fought to be taken seriously — this time, at least, they mostly emerged victorious. Well, except for Peggy. Poor Peggy.

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