How long would it take to watch every alcoholic drink ever drunk on Mad Men? About five minutes, apparently—as long as you watch them very, very fast.
So proves the fun video below. Something else it proves: The show has so much boozing that watching every bit of it in quick succession also provides a little refresher course in the series, from the rise of Peggy as a copywriter to the decline of the (first) Draper marriage and beyond.
If you prefer your Mad Men refreshers with narration, check out the handy video guide from Slate. It goes well, in fact, with the appertif below. Bottoms up.
TODAY IN SLATE
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Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.
Why all cracker names sound alike.
Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom
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- Almost One in Four Americans Support Idea of Splitting From the Union
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A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.