November 18, 2008 Christina Hendricks as Joan on “Mad Men” (left) could singlehandedly bring back hips. Real hips. The kind that will send a skinny man skittering across a dance floor. And I must admit that my jaw still drops when she sashays on screen with a rump as big as a holiday ham. My first reaction is always: She’s huge! What a silly reaction to a woman who is probably a size 8 or 10. — Is Joan on ‘Mad Men’ too plump for primetime? | All The Rage | Los Angeles Times (via littlesparrow) In the hips business, this is commonly referred to as “wham bam” discrimination.