After watching an episode of “Mad Men,” the next best thing is reading what the analysts — some of the best entertainment writers around — have to say.

Sunday’s fifth-season finale on AMC, the highest rated finale in the series’ history (2.6 million viewers), left viewers with plenty to talk and think about.

In the final scene, Don ends up in a bar and a beautiful woman comes up to him and asks “Are you alone?” We believe it’s 60-40 that he cheats on Megan. With the inquisitive woman and her friend back in the booth.

For more comprehensive insight, we checked in with our favorite writers… and checked out creator Matthew Weiner’s interview with the New York Times.

Alan Sepinwall, Hitfix: read

Tim Goodman, The Hollywood Reporter: read

Matt Zoller Seitz, Vulture: ‘read

Maureen Ryan, The Huffington Post: reads

Owen Glieberman, EW: read

New York Times interview with Matthew Weiner: read