One of the most compelling things about the series Mad Men is its success as a period piece. But unlike treatments of the more distant past, this is a period many of us remember. We remember it so well, that the series reminds us of how much we’ve forgotten — styles, attitudes, cigarette smoke, to name some of the obvious few.
Don Draper drinks an Old Fashioned. James Bond – a Martini famously “shaken, not stirred.” The Dude in The Big Lebowski introduced us to the White Russian and Carrie Bradshaw made the Cosmopolitan the drink of choice for many. Help us out here. Name a fictional character – book, movie, TV, song – and his or her favorite drink.