Somethingawful.com: Stop Trying to Be a Mad Man
Credit to Dappered.com Drinks Correspondent Ben Madeska for finding and passing along this one…
I have friends who were forced to attended a renaissance wedding once.
Zack Parsons from Somethingawful.com has made a point that has been made before, only he does it with the subtlety of a wood chipper. Enjoying the show Mad Men is one thing. Dressing like you’re actually in the show makes you look, well… kinda dumb.
The highlights of Zack’s post include the three Mad Men things you can never bring back, a mention of jorts, and a fine collection of Mad Men wannabe photos scoured from the web. Here’s one of his examples:
Damn. Harsh, but… necessary. The only thing that really separates a Mad Men wannabe, and a uniform clad Star Trek Conventioneer is the cost of the costume. And it’s the Star Trek guys that are probably coming out on the cheap end.
Inspiration? Yes. Replication? No.
By the way, how’s this season going for you Mad Mennonites? Being that I have yet to see an episode…