Baltimore Riots

The Baltimore Riots Have Destroyed The Store That Omar Was Shot In On ‘The Wire’

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The destruction in Baltimore claims an iconic building from 'The Wire.'

The Wire

David Simon Of ‘The Wire’ Addressed The Baltimore Rioters On His Blog

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Despite acknowledging the severity of what happened to Freddie Gray, Simon begs the rioters to put down their bricks and go home.

The Wire

‘The Wire’s Tips For Avoiding Wiretaps Were So Good, Law Enforcement Complained

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David Simon says law enforcement asked the writers remove plot details that would help criminals avoid wiretaps.

The Wire

Watch President Obama And David Simon Discuss ‘The Wire’ And The War On Drugs

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Watch Barack Obama and David Simon's conversation about the war on drugs.

The Wire

HBO Is Bringing Back ‘The Wire’ In Glorious HD, But Not Everyone Is Happy About Its Return

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HBO has decided to remaster 'The Wire' in HD, but their efforts have many worried it will ruin the essence of the show.

The Wire

David Simon Says That There Was A Planned Spin-Off For ‘The Wire,’ But HBO Killed It

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David Simon, the creator of 'The Wire,' has revealed an interesting detail about the spin-off series that he pursued.

The Wire

Watch Live As Some Of The Cast Of ‘The Wire’ Reunites At PaleyFest

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At least eight actors from HBO's beloved series 'The Wire' are reuniting with show creator David Simon tonight at PaleyFest.

The Wire

David Simon Has A Great Idea For A Show About The CIA, If Anyone Will Let Him Make It

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Anyone got a few extra hundred million dollars floating around?

The Wire

'The Wire' Creator David Simon Is Writing A Musical About The Pogues

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David Simon will go from Baltimore to New Orleans to an Ireland pub.

The Wire

‘The Wire’ Creator David Simon: ‘My Country Is A Horror Show’

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One day we'll finally coax David Simon out of his shell a little.

TV/Movies

Rehabilitating the Murder Series with FX’s New Show ‘The Bridge’

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Words by Alec Bojalad After two-plus seasons of murder mystery disappointment from AMC's The Killing*, other networks have perked up and realized "hey, it shouldn't be too hard to do this better.

#FOOD

Anthony Bourdain Filled In For Piers Morgan And Is Now Feuding With David Simon Over Cronuts

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The Wire creator David Simon and journalist David Carr are hilariously upset with Anthony Bourdain after he failed to make good on a promise of Cronuts.

TRAYVON MARTIN

‘The Wire’ Creator David Simon Is Understandably Pissed Off About The Trayvon Martin Verdict

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"The Wire" creator David Simon wrote a blog post about the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman verdict. He is not very happy.

The Wire

HBO Turned Down A Spin-Off Of ‘The Wire’

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David Simon talks about the spin-off of 'The Wire' that HBO turned down that would've centered on Tommy Carcetti's character.

#Documentaries

How to Make Money Selling Drugs (Trailer)

A daring new documentary featuring interviews with drug kingpins, prison employees, celebrities, and lobbyists.


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