Jane Maas began working in New York City in 1964 as a copywriter for Ogilvy & Mather, living a real-life version of the popular AMC show Mad Men. Maas praises the show as "wonderfully accurate" and has recently published a book called “Mad Women: The Other Side of Life on Madison Avenue in the ’60s and Beyond.” She recently told her story to a group of Minnesotans.
Timberwolves survive Knicks' second-half barrage to get back to .500
Karl-Anthony Towns' lay-in helped Minnesota get a win in The Garden.
No travel advised: High winds, whiteout conditions in NW MN
Zero visibility in parts of greater Minnesota Tuesday night.
Update: Holy Angels evacuated over bomb threat, school says
Someone left a voicemail early Tuesday suggesting there was an explosive device.
Convicted stalker charged with harassment of another DJ at The Current
He pleaded guilty to similar charges involving the DJ's colleague back in 2015.
Gophers fall below roster minimum, postpone Penn State game
It is "due to internal COVID-19 protocols within the Golden Gopher program."
Report: Vikings request interview with Rams' Raheem Morris
Morris was once the youngest head coach in the NFL at 33 years old.
Sheriff: Drunk driver crashed trying to 'beat the train'
The BNSF train slammed into the side of the driver's car.
Man run over after parking dispute leads to road rage crash
The two groups fought about parking prior to the crash.
Deadly crash shuts down small stretch of Chaska highway for hours
A driver crossed over the center median and hit another vehicle.
You can now order 4 free at-home COVID tests from the government
Tests will ship for free within 7-12 days, according to the White House.
"Mad Men" star proud to be a Minnesota boy
Vincent Kartheiser, known for his role as Pete Campbell on the popular TV show, is a Minneapolis-native. He told the New York Times some of his Minnesota favorites include the Current 89.3 FM, Garrison Keillor and a Juicy Lucy. The fifth season of "Mad Men" begins tonight on AMC.
'Mad Men' star appeared as teen in Pioneer Press commercial
Vincent Kartheiser, the Minnesota-born star of the TV show "Mad Men," starred as a teen in a local commercial long before he found success on the hit show.
Real 'Mad Men' (and women) of Mpls. ad scene share secrets
KSTP gathered together six people who were advertising executives in the Twin Cities in the 1960s to hear their tales about the real-life world glamorized by the show "Mad Men." The station dug into their archives and forgotten film vaults to reminisce about some of their favorite campaigns.
Minnesota-born 'Mad Men' star longs to move back home
Minneapolis native Vincent Kartheiser is keeping himself busy in Los Angeles starring as smarmy advertising executive Pete Campbell in the hit AMC-TV drama "Mad Men," but at some point, he wants to move home. He tells WCCO radio that he wants a Minnesota hideaway "far enough away from my family, and close enough to my family."
Rosemount High teacher brings 'Madness' to history
In a typical, unassuming classroom at Rosemount High School in the suburbs of Minneapolis, U.S. history teacher Josh Hoekstra had a novel idea about engaging his students in what has become high school seniors' worst subject: history. He made a March Madness-style tournament out of it, writes William Bennett, a former U.S. secretary of education and CNN contributor.
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