Tuesday, March 23, 2010
A Real Man's Lunch. Yesterday and Today.
Here is an amusing article from the New York Post today in which they compare the businessman's lunch of the 1960's, as seen on TV's Mad Men, compared to today:
By CARRIE SEIM
...Jerry Della Femina, who opened his first Manhattan ad agency in 1967...fondly recalls boozy business lunches of the 1960s and ’70s... “As soon as the bartender saw you, he would start shaking a martini for everybody.”
“We’d start to look at the menu, and another martini would arrive. And while we were ordering, a third martini would arrive.