Mad Men: Season 2, Episode 3

The Benefactor (10 Aug. 2008)

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Harry tries to gather support around a controversial sponsorship in order to bolster his career. When Don ditches work for a day, trouble brews on the set of a commercial. Later, Betty ... See full summary »

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Harry tries to gather support around a controversial sponsorship in order to bolster his career. When Don ditches work for a day, trouble brews on the set of a commercial. Later, Betty joins her husband when he attempts to placate his clients with an amicable dinner. Written by Anonymous

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The episode is named after the episode of The Defenders (1961) (The Defenders: The Benefactor (1962)) that is discussed during the episode. See more »

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When Betsy is talking with her riding companion outside of the stables, her chinstrap alternates between being under her chin and above the brim of her riding hat throughout the same conversation. See more »

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Don Draper: You don't cover for me, you manage expectations.
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References The Defenders (1961) See more »

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