The Wire Roundtable

The Wire Roundtable: Not Anti-Cop

But, there was one area of real policing where The Wire’s normally unflinching gaze pulled back.

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The Wire Roundtable: Cherchez la femme

The Wire is singularly unconcerned with how women fare in these institutions, the fates they face, the options open to them.

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The Wire Roundtable: Conclusion

Prez, Wallace, Zach Snyder’s translations, and as much traffic as we usually get in two months.

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The Wire Roundtable: What’s Missing From This Picture?

The use of parallel montage gives the impression of a kaleidoscopic and complex view of the city. But what really affects these people’s lives is happening elsewhere.

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Stan the Man

And it was then that I discovered my admiration for southeastern district commander (and later commissioner) Stan Valchek.

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Technical Difficulties

Apologies; Sean and Joy have become a meme and those linking to that meme have crashed our server.

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The Wire Roundtable: Getting Away From It All

The roundtable isn’t over for another day or so, but let’s go ahead and talk about endings.

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