Why the Coke ad was the perfect choice for Mad Men’s finale: the story behind Mad Men and the Coke Jingle Theory

Mad Men is nothing if not an intelligent show – especially from an advertising standpoint. Stylish and fresh, it kept true to its historical accuracy throughout the seasons. 

The story behind the advert featured in the season finale, “I’d like to buy the world a Coke”, is one that weaves into the 1970s American music and advertising history with a rare expertise. Read all about it in this Medium piece.