When Don invites Roger home for dinner, too much alcohol fuels repercussions between Don and Betty and between Don and Roger. Joan puts Roger off for the weekend, spending time with her roommate Carol instead. Pete exchanges a wedding gift for a rifle, and then shares a hunting fantasy with Peggy. Bertram Cooper arranges for the Nixon campaign to meet with him, Roger, Don, and Pete. Written by
Did You Know?
When the men in the office are having the Nixon vs Kennedy debate, they mention the woman Nixon 'slaughtered' in California. They don't name her, but they are referring to Helen Gahagan
Douglas. Nixon beat her by implying, falsely, that she was a communist - he nicknamed her "The Pink Lady," and she, in return, was the first to call him "Tricky Dick." See more
After informing Peggy Olsen she wouldn't need to thank her bosses for offering her a chance to write about lipsticks, Joan Holloway remarks that "Well you know what they say. 'The medium is the message.'" This phrase was first introduced in Marshall MacLuhan's Book "Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man" which was published in 1964, four years after this episode takes place. See more
I like red heads. Their mouths are like a drop of strawberry jam in a glass of milk.
References The Honeymooners
Botch-A-Me (Ba-Ba-Baciami Piccina)
Written by Luigi Astore, Riccardo Morbelli
, and Eddie Stanley
Performed by Rosemary Clooney
Played over closing credits See more