Don Draper’s Class-Traveling Adventures And My Own

The rise of Don’s character is stratospheric: he leaps from a whorehouse and an outhouse to mistresses and Madison Avenue.

A Look Back at Don Draper, Class Traveler, in MAD MEN

Can a man like Don ever truly overcome his poor background, or will he always show some signs that he’s not from the same wealthy world he currently inhabits?

How “Women’s Television” Does Money

How does one write a story about women and wealth on TV and not mention “Roseanne”? Or HBO’s recent reboot of “Mildred Pierce,” for that matter?