‘Mad Men’ Gets It Right with Patio (Even Though Pepsi Got It Wrong)


It looks like the writers of AMC’s Mad Men have learned their lesson following the first season’s inaccurate portrayal of Fielding beer, which eagle-eyed viewers noticed did not exist at the time during which the show was set. This season, the fictional Sterling Cooper ad agency lands a new client, Patio, a line of sodas that Gawker notes was in fact produced by Pepsi in 1963, the very year in which the current season is set.

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