Buckle Up for 1968

This story is was written and published on another platform on January 19th. I am reposting it here since it has aged well. But, I am biased of course.

Few shows capture historical background like Mad Men. The best and worst of America played out subtly among the antics…

1968 marked a transformational year in the series and America. The assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr followed by that Bobby Kennedy left the nation angry and confused. Protests spread among racial, sex, and ideological lines. The Summer of Love of 1967 was long gone and the nation burned like the jungles of Vietnam.