Producer Matthew Weiner, center right, accepts the award for outstanding drama series for "Mad Men" during the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
August 30, 2010 6:18:39 AM PDT
By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - August 29, 2010 --
The darkly intimate 1960s-era drama "Mad Men" and the comedy romp "Modern Family" were the top honorees at Sunday's Emmy Awards as American life past and present proved a winning formula.