Tagged: The Wire

A Farewell to the Anti-Heros

A farewell to Don, Walter, Omar, and all those against the grain.

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‘The Sopranos’ vs. ‘The Wire’: The Great TV Debate

Joseph Doherty takes a look back at HBO's two most influential series.

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Television’s New Politics

As American politics becomes more polarized, so does the audience's perspectives of politically oriented TV shows.

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Can ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Reinvigorate HBO?

With "Boardwalk Empire" set to debut on HBO, Dantzler Smith looks at the history of original shows on the network. After striking gold with programs like "The Larry Sanders Show", "The Sopranos", and "The Wire", HBO could use another edgy show that pushes the limits, says Smith.

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Smith: ‘Treme’ is Like Waiting for Godeaux

While it never won an Emmy, David Simon's "The Wire" is considered by many to be the greatest TV show of all-time. Dantzler Smith was excited for Simon's new show "Treme", but 5 episodes in, he's still waiting for something to happen. Can "Treme" work its way into Emmy contention next year?

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