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#Mad Men

# mad-men - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O’Gara one)

The advertisement was deemed ‘overtly sexual in nature’ and ‘provocative’ by the ASAI.

# mad-men - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From The Score We’ll leave it there so: A sponsor for the Pro12, Páirc Uí Squeeze, and all today’s sport Thursday

We’ll leave it there so: A sponsor for the Pro12, Páirc Uí Squeeze, and all today’s sport

Don’t let Tomás Brady’s soul-piercing eyes put you off.

From The Score Don Draper pitching LeBron’s return to Cleveland is absolutely perfect Carousel This post contains videos

Don Draper pitching LeBron’s return to Cleveland is absolutely perfect

This device is not a spaceship. It’s a time machine…

# mad-men - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge What to watch on TV tonight: Wednesday Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Wednesday

Here are the shows that will be on your Twitter timeline later.

# mad-men - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Column: How we lost our shame of being glued to the TV

The small screen, once home to has-been actors and low-budget dross, has been revolutionised, writes Dave Winterlich.

# mad-men - Friday 25 April, 2014

Inside the writers’ room: Meet the Europeans bidding to create TV on a par with America’s best

12 people are spending €4,500 each to take part in Europe’s first post-grad programme focused on writing and producing TV series. Could they create the next ‘Mad Men’ or ‘Breaking Bad’?

# mad-men - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Why ‘Mad Men’ Paid $250,000 To Use One Beatles Song

Quarter of a million dollars. For one song in one scene.

# mad-men - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From The Score 13 lessons every GAA manager can learn from Don Draper Mad Man

13 lessons every GAA manager can learn from Don Draper

Shut the door, have a seat. These nuggets of wisdom may contain spoilers if you haven’t watched six seasons of Mad Men.

# mad-men - Sunday 13 April, 2014

These 17 simple ads are pure genius

Yes, they’re trying to sell us something – but at least they’re being creative about it.

# mad-men - Saturday 5 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge A young floppy-haired Jon Hamm fails to get the shift on 90s dating show Mad Man

# mad-men - Friday 3 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge 6 nuggets of wisdom from 1980s Don Draper Mad Men

6 nuggets of wisdom from 1980s Don Draper

They’re not A Team. They’re THE Team.

# mad-men - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Here is the Irish web series trying to take on Tom Hanks at major awards

They are are also up against the makers of Mad Men but need one million votes to be in with a chance of taking home the prize.

# mad-men - Sunday 14 April, 2013

How Mad Men ads compare with ones that actually ran in the 1960s

Kodak, Lucky Strike, Right Guard… here are the ads that Don Draper and co came up with, and the ads that the companies actually ran.

# mad-men - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Mad Lads: What would Mad Men set in 1968 Ireland look like? Madsers This post contains videos

# mad-men - Sunday 7 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge The Spoofer’s Guide To Talking About TV Shows Fool Your Friends This post contains videos

The Spoofer’s Guide To Talking About TV Shows

Not caught up on The Wire, Breaking Bad, or Game Of Thrones? Not a problem – just read on. (No spoilers.)

# mad-men - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Really Mad Men: new pictures reveal lots of sour pusses for the new season Season 6 This post contains images

Really Mad Men: new pictures reveal lots of sour pusses for the new season

Season six is on the way next week. Here are some teasing photos.

# mad-men - Thursday 21 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Tumblr of the Day: Mean Mad Men You Go Don Draper This post contains videos

Tumblr of the Day: Mean Mad Men

Stop trying to make fetch happen.

# mad-men - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Video: What do you think of the new Guinness ad? Clocks This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Video: What do you think of the new Guinness ad?

This one cost €6.5m to make. Worth it?

# mad-men - Thursday 19 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge ‘Mad Men’, ‘Downton Abbey’ lead way in Emmy nominations Emmys

‘Mad Men’, ‘Downton Abbey’ lead way in Emmy nominations

Mad Men’s 17 nominations give it the possibility of becoming the most honoured TV drama of all time.

# mad-men - Friday 15 June, 2012

From The Score The Magnificent Seven: crazy sports fans Mad Men

The Magnificent Seven: crazy sports fans

These seven individuals have one thing in common – they’re all somewhat bonkers.

# mad-men - Saturday 12 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Children of the ’90s – there may be a Saved By The Bell reunion OMG This post contains videos

Children of the ’90s – there may be a Saved By The Bell reunion

Zach Morris, Kelly Kapowski, Lisa Turtle and…Mr. Belding – imagine them all back on your HD screens.

# mad-men - Thursday 10 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Watch Jon Hamm give (good) advice to teenage girls AGONY UNCLE This post contains videos

VIDEO: Watch Jon Hamm give (good) advice to teenage girls

Need a straight answer on love and life? Why not ask Jon Hamm…

# mad-men - Sunday 15 April, 2012

From The Score The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Take a load of and get the kettle on… here’s your morning sorted.

# mad-men - Saturday 7 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Catching up with Mad Men… through Post-it notes Mad Men Admin This post contains videos

Catching up with Mad Men… through Post-it notes

If you don’t have Sky Atlantic, you’ll have a bit of a wait for it to come to RTÉ – so here’s a stationery-based reminder.

# mad-men - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Census and celsius: the week in statistics

How many of us are there in Ireland? How hot was it here last week? And how much is Will Ferrell’s next film going to make?

# mad-men - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

From The Daily Edge Mad Men-style Falling into Dublin Bay of the Day Spot The Difference

Mad Men-style Falling into Dublin Bay of the Day

Looks like this guy had a slightly softer landing than Don Draper.

# mad-men - Saturday 4 February, 2012

From The Score Here’s our favourite 11 Super Bowl ads of all time… Mad Men This post contains videos

Here’s our favourite 11 Super Bowl ads of all time…

As well as the on-field action, the adverts are a staple of America’s biggest sporting night. We rewind the Sky Box on the best 11.

# mad-men - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

From The Score The strange story of the Tongan winter Olympian who turned out to be a German marketing gimmick Mad Men

# mad-men - Thursday 8 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Mad Men writers giving Irish masterclass Mad Men

Mad Men writers giving Irish masterclass

Scriptwriters being called to develop ideas for TV shows under eye of Cosby Show and Boston Legal veterans.

# mad-men - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

From The Score Oops! The 11 worst goalkeeping errors ever Mad Men This post contains videos

Oops! The 11 worst goalkeeping errors ever

David De Gea is not the only goalkeeper to make the occasional blunder. Here are some prime examples of similarly disastrous mistakes.

# mad-men - Thursday 11 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Tough jail sentences for looters, Republican election hopefuls gear up for debate in the US, €50,000 on urinals for men caught short in Dublin, and U2 featuring… Jedward?

# mad-men - Friday 1 April, 2011

From The Daily Edge Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner agrees deal which saves cast Mad

Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner agrees deal which saves cast

Relax, the show’s characters are safe… for now.

# mad-men - Thursday 31 March, 2011

From The Daily Edge Who’s up for the chop? Two Mad Men cast members facing cut Mad

Who’s up for the chop? Two Mad Men cast members facing cut

Ongoing negotiations with hit TV show creator Matthew Weiner centre on network’s desire to cut two regular cast members to save costs.

# mad-men - Sunday 5 December, 2010

From The Score Questions of sport with… Declan Lynch A Quick Word

Questions of sport with… Declan Lynch

Autor Declan Lynch on Larry Sanders, Italia ’90 and Twitter. What’s Twitter again?

# mad-men - Monday 30 August, 2010

From The Daily Edge ‘Mad Men’ and ‘Modern Family’ win big at the Emmys Emmys This post contains videos

‘Mad Men’ and ‘Modern Family’ win big at the Emmys

The advertising drama and comedy mockumentary take the biggest TV awards going.