Every episode from all seven seasons of the Golden Globe-winning drama from 'Sopranos' writer Matthew Weiner, set in a prestigious advertising agency in early 1960s New York, where sexism is a way of life and everyone smokes like a chimney. In this highly competitive, all white, male-dominated environment, the indefatigable Don Draper (Jon Hamm) is the top ad executive, but there are plenty of young guns eager to topple him from his perch. Season 1 episodes are: 'Smoke Gets in Your Eyes', 'Ladies Room', 'Marriage of Figaro', 'New Amsterdam', 'Five G', 'Babylon', 'Red in the Face', 'The Hobo Code', 'Shoot', 'Long Weekend', 'Indian Summer', 'Nixon Vs. Kennedy' and 'The Wheel'. Season 2 episodes are: 'For Those Who Think Young', 'Flight 1', 'The Benefactor', 'Three Sundays', 'The New Girl', 'Maidenform', 'The Gold Violin', 'A Night to Remember', 'Six Month Leave', 'The Inheritance', 'The Jet Set', 'The Mountain King' and 'Meditations in an Emergency'. Season 3 episodes are: 'Out of Town', 'Love Among the Ruins', 'My Old Kentucky Home', 'The Arrangements', 'The Fog', 'Guy Walks Into an Advertising Agency', 'Seven Twenty Three', 'Souvenir', 'Wee Small Hours', 'The Colour Blue', 'The Gypsy and the Hobo', 'The Grown-Ups' and 'Shut the Door. Have a Seat'. Season 4 episodes are: 'Public Relations', 'Christmas Comes But Once a Year', 'The Good News', 'The Rejected', 'The Chrysanthemum and the Sword', 'Waldorf Stories', 'The Suitcase', 'The Summer Man', 'The Beautiful Girls', 'Hands and Knees', 'Chinese Wall', 'Blowing Smoke' and 'Tomorrowland'. Season 5 episodes are: 'A Little Kiss: Part 1', 'A Little Kiss: Part 2', 'Tea Leaves', 'Mystery Date', 'Signal 30', 'Far Away Places', 'At the Codfish Ball', 'Lady Lazarus', 'Dark Shadows', 'Christmas Waltz', 'The Other Woman', 'Commissions and Fees' and 'The Phantom'. Season 6 episodes are: 'The Doorway: Part 1', 'The Doorway: Part 2', 'Collaborators', 'To Have and to Hold', 'The Flood', 'For Immediate Release', 'Man With a Plan', 'The Crash', 'The Better Half', 'A Tale of Two Cities', 'Favors', 'The Quality of Mercy' and 'In Care Of'. Season 7 episodes are: 'Time Zones', 'A Day's Work', 'Field Trip', 'The Monolith', 'The Runaways', 'The Strategy', 'Waterloo', 'Severance', 'New Business', 'The Forecast', 'Time & Life', 'Lost Horizon', 'The Milk and Honey Route' and 'Person to Person'.
Celebrity Primal Screams Contest; Chit-Chat with Pat Nixon; No-Eyes, Blind Detective. (Original Broadcast Date: November 17, 1973) 1. Language: English. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/lamp/050108/rt_lamp_050108_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Peter Cook and Dudley Moore; God Watching a Boxing Match; Monopoly with Nixon; Joe Namath Put Out to Pasture; Count Dracula at the Dentist; and more. (Original Broadcast Date: January 26, 1974) 1. Language: English. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/lamp/050319/rt_lamp_050319_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
National Lampoon Radio Hour's "The Missing Whitehouse Tapes" featuring: Humor Buffs for Nixon; Impeachment Day Parade; Mrs. Agnew's Diary; Big Dick (Sesame Street Parody); Mission Impeachable; Swearing Out Ceremony; Whitehouse Basement Tapes; Nixon's Watergate Mea Culpa Speech. (Original Broadcast Date: December 29, 1973) 1. Language: English. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/lamp/050219/rt_lamp_050219_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Screenwriter Mike White and actress Cynthia Nixon on this edition of Fresh Air. Mike White wrote and starred in the independent film Chuck & Buck. His latest film is The Good Girl, which stars Jennifer Aniston. White also wrote for the TV shows Dawson's Creek and Freaks and Geeks. Actress Cynthia Nixon is one of the stars of HBO's Sex and the City. She plays Miranda Hobbes, a corporate lawyer who is also a new mother in the current season of the show. Nixon recently starred in the Broadway production of the classic 1930 Clare Boothe Luce play, The Women. She also appeared at the age of 18 in the Broadway plays Hurlyburly and The Real Thing. She's a founding member of the Drama Dept., an Off-Broadway theater company. Her film roles include, Amadeus, Prince of the City, The Pelican Brief, and The Out-of-Towners. (Broadcast Date: August 22, 2002) 1. Language: English. Narrator: Terry Gross. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/whyy/020822/rt_whyy_020822_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Celebrating Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre on this edition of Fresh Air. The Steppenwolf Theater celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. The actor-driven theatre is known for its ensemble acting and cutting-edge acting style. It's members include John Mahoney (Martin Crane on Frazier), John Malkovich, Kevin Anderson, and four actors whom you'll hear from. First, founding members Gary Sinise (films: Mission to Mars,Apollo 13, Of Mice and Men,) and Terry Kinney (a regular on HBO's Oz), and actresses Joan Allen (Pat Nixon in Nixon, The Ice Storm, Pleasantville, and the upcoming film The Contender) and Laurie Metcalf (a regular on TV's Norm, longtime co-star of Roseanne). (Broadcast Date: September 20, 2000) 1. Language: English. Narrator: Terry Gross. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/whyy/000920/rt_whyy_000920_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Former White House adviser David Gergen on this edition of Fresh Air. Gergen worked with Presidents Nixon, Ford, Reagan, and Clinton. He left politics and become a regular analyst on The Newshour with Jim Lehrer and Nightline. He is also editor-at-large at U.S. News & World Report. His new book is Eyewitness to Power: The Essence of Leadership. (Broadcast Date: September 7, 2000) 1. Language: English. Narrator: Terry Gross. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/whyy/000907/rt_whyy_000907_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Frank Langella has been drawn to characters with dark sides, from Dracula to Richard Nixon. But his latest Broadway role is his scariest yet - an old man with dementia. Also, a conversation with the writer/director Rebecca Miller, whose movie Maggie's Plan is a romantic comedy with a very funny twist. And we'll hear how Dungeons & Dragons invented the perfect personality test. [Broadcast Date: May 14, 2016] 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kurt Andersen. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/stud/160514/rt_stud_160514_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The director of the mind-bending blockbuster Interstellar explains that despite his reputation for making convoluted movies, he just wants you be entertained. Comedian Harry Shearer needed all 25 years of experience on The Simpsons to play his latest role, Richard Nixon, without embellishment. And public health officials in the 1940s turned to an unlikely source of help in their fight against syphilis: Hank Williams. [Broadcast Date: November 8, 2014] 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kurt Andersen. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/stud/141108/rt_stud_141108_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.