Don Draper in "The Chrysanthemum and the Sword"

The Writers Guild of America reaffirmed that the writing on Mad Men is the sharpest on television. During the WGA awards ceremony on Feb. 5, Mad Men took top honors for the third consecutive year as “Best TV Drama Series” (the series beat out fellow nominees Boardwalk Empire, Breaking Bad, Dexter and Friday Night Lights). In addition, the episode “The Chrysanthemum and the Sword” by Erin Levy was singled out as the best writing for an episode (drama).