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The M&M Report: “Veep,” “Mad Men” and farewell to the semester

Mark Lieberman and Devin Mitchell close out the school year with thoughts on “Veep,” “Mad Men” and finals week.

The M&M Report: “Veep,” “Mad Men” and farewell to the semester

This week on The M&M Report, Devin Mitchell and Mark Lieberman welcome returning guest Lindsay Sandoval to discuss the HBO comedy “Veep,” which is currently airing its third season Sunday nights at 10:30 p.m.

After that, Mitchell and Lieberman happily discuss the first two episodes of the final season of “Mad Men,” currently airing Sunday nights at 10 p.m.

Next, Mitchell rants about finals week in a new installment of Devin Doesn’t Like Things. Finally, Lieberman and Mitchell reflect on the school year and look ahead to the summer.

The M&M Report will continue over the summer on a less regular schedule. In the meantime:

*Read Grantland TV critic Andy Greenwald’s piece comparing “Veep” to “House of Cards.”
*Peruse Time TV critic James Poniewozik’s lengthy interview “Mad Men” creator Matthew Weiner.
*Listen to every previous episode of The M&M Report here.

Timecodes:

“Veep” — 1:15 – 16:20
“Mad Men” — 16:30 – 33:00
Devin Doesn’t Like Things: Finals — 33:15 – 35:25
What’s ahead on the podcast — 35:30 – 38:25


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