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Mad Men 6/16 The Quality of Mercy

Discussion in 'Now Playing - TV Show Talk' started by betts4, Jun 17, 2013.

  1. Steveknj

    Steveknj Lost in New Joisey

    Mar 10, 2003
    I think Sally is going to be one of those rebellious girls who wind up with the "wrong crowd" Considering the times, she will probably run away and become a hippie. Either wind up in SF or at Woodstock. Then have substance abuse issues. That's where I see this going. How old is she now?
  2. robojerk

    robojerk Active Member

    Jun 13, 2006
    I don't know, she seems way too snooty to be a hippy.
  3. dianebrat

    dianebrat Uncontrolled Force

    Jul 6, 2002
    I see her as the neurotic New Yorker in perpetual therapy ala Annie Hall myself.
  4. Squeak

    Squeak An Inert Gas

    May 12, 2000
    Woodstock is a year away. She is 14 now. I don't see that happening.
  5. Bierboy

    Bierboy Seasoned gas passer

    Jun 12, 2004
    I smell a "Sally" spinoff....
  6. mwhip

    mwhip All better

    Jul 22, 2002
    I look at her as Alice in Whit Stilman's Last Days of Disco
  7. sharkster

    sharkster Active Member TC Club

    Jul 3, 2004
    Maybe now, but I can see Sally changing. Perhaps I could see a 'turn on, tune in, drop out' attitude coming. I think she is starting to reach her limit for the crap in her life, or at least peripheral to her, to the extent that she'd drop the snootiness and find a way to fit in to the current culture.
  8. betts4

    betts4 I am Spartacus!

    Dec 26, 2005
    I think the real question is how soon before she hooks up with Glenn.
  9. trainman

    trainman Nice to see you

    Jan 29, 2001
    Yeah, it seems like if next season takes place over the summer of 1969, a Sally-goes-to-Woodstock plot is unavoidable.

    My father wasn't a hippie by any stretch of the imagination, but he went to Woodstock -- saw it advertised at his local record store in New Jersey, bought a 3-day advance ticket (never collected at the gate, so he still has it). He's a few years older than Sally, though.
  10. DevdogAZ

    DevdogAZ Give em Hell, Devils

    Apr 16, 2003
    But if Sally is going to boarding school next season and hanging out with those older girls, I don't have any doubt that they'll take her with them to Woodstock.
  11. Steveknj

    Steveknj Lost in New Joisey

    Mar 10, 2003
    Isn't the school in upstate NY? Maybe not a hippie, but I could definitely see her going there. I'm sure there were plenty of 15 year old girls there
  12. Idearat

    Idearat New Member

    Nov 26, 2000
    Miss Porter's is in Connecticut. But it's still not very far from Woodstock.
  13. robojerk

    robojerk Active Member

    Jun 13, 2006
    We also have the moon landing next year, if anyone is interested in that..

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