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What You Missed on 'Mad Men' Last Night
Matthew Creamer's Recap: The Women (and Girls) of Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce
"It's a business full of sadists and masochists and you know which one you are." Those are Mrs. Blankenship's words to Peggy Olson, delivered not long before the old, nearly blind secretary dies, sitting up at her desk. It's a sad end for Roger Sterling's one-time "Queen of Perversions," but she enjoyed a nice run as comic relief in this, a relentlessly bleak season during which most of the main characters have happened upon new forms of pain. And if the characters aren't into being smacked around or doing the smacking, the writers are and we viewers certainly are. ...