ArielleBernstein
ariellebernstein
12/8/18
10:05 AM
4

You’re welcome! It’s my absolute pleasure. It’s so fun to talk about this series and to hear everyone else’s ideas.

12/8/18
10:00 AM
6

You’re very welcome for doing these recaps! I honestly loved the episodes I gave A’s to. If you want criticism though, you are in luck: a few recaps coming out today focus more on what I feel the show is missing. I’ll also have more of my response to the season as a whole in the season finale recap. Read more

12/7/18
4:12 PM
3

Thanks for this information! I do think a lot of the scenes this season share Anderson’s sensibilities regarding symmetry and color, but I appreciate the reference, which I’m going to look up now. Much obliged and thanks for reading!

12/6/18
11:46 PM
17

It’s absolutely weird that she just doesn't spend time with her children at all. I’m not sure who is the worse mother: Midge Maisel or Betty Draper!

12/6/18
3:03 PM
3

But didn’t she quite literally encourage the girls to go to the business school to find a mate? She very actively told them that they were in a hopeless position and that they would be wise to do something else. When she wants to, Rose can embrace her more bohemian side, so it’s interesting to me how she simply Read more

12/6/18
12:19 PM
10

I mean, sure, but she basically dissuaded the girls from pursuing their dreams, rather than demanding change in the school. Rose believes that women have a role to play and that they shouldn’t shake things up. On the one hand, she was being protective, but she was also saying that their desire to try and make it in Read more

12/5/18
7:37 PM
8

Thank you! I’m so glad that Rose and Abe’s relationship is being explored in greater depth this season. Also, I got such a kick out of Abe’s pipe and beret!

12/7/17
8:09 PM
4

Thanks for the catch! I gave Penny her rightfully deserved slightly-less-ridiculous name.

12/5/17
5:39 PM
3

Ha! Maybe we’ll revisit the record store guys in future episodes and I’ll enjoy all the nerd jokes, but the scene just wasn’t that interesting to me.