Don attempts to regain control over his life through physical changes and journal writing. Betty forbids him from attending Eugene's birthday party, and is flustered when she and Henry run into Don and Bethany on a date. Don's persistence with Faye results in an impromptu dinner date. Joey's sexism creates friction with Joan, forcing Peggy to take action.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these books...

Aesop's Fables
written by

This Book is referred to by The Summer Man part of Mad Men Season 4
Faye tells one of Aesop's Fables about the sun and the wind trying to get a man to take his coat off.

It refers to these plays...

The Odd Couple
written by

This Play is referred to by The Summer Man part of Mad Men Season 4
While at dinner, Bethany asks Don if he is an "Oscar" or a "Felix", making a reference to the Broadway play, The Odd Couple.

It refers to these television series...

Peyton Place

This Television Series is referred to by The Summer Man part of Mad Men Season 4
Harry talks to Joey about Hollywood, saying he (Joey) could be an instant star because of his looks. Joey wants to know what that has to do with Peyton Place.
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Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

Mad Men Season 4

# Title Air Date
Mad Men
4:1 Public Relations Jul 25, 2010
4:2 Christmas Comes But Once a Year Aug 1, 2010
4:3 The Good News Aug 8, 2010
4:4 The Rejected Aug 15, 2010
4:5 The Chrysanthemum and the Sword Aug 22, 2010
4:6 Waldorf Stories Aug 29, 2010
4:7 The Suitcase Sep 5, 2010
4:8 The Summer Man Sep 12, 2010
4:9 The Beautiful Girls Sep 19, 2010
4:10 Hands and Knees Sep 26, 2010
4:11 Chinese Wall Oct 3, 2010
4:12 Blowing Smoke Oct 10, 2010
4:13 Tomorrowland Oct 17, 2010

Sinner Man
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Sinner Man
performed by Les Baxter

Sinner Man
performed by The Wailers

Sinner Man
performed by The Weavers