A world in which knowledge is always a double edged sword
April 17, 2009 4:15 AM Subscribe
The Wire - David Simon's original pitch and series bible.
"At the end of thirteen episodes, the viewer - who has been lured all this way by a well-constructed police show - is not the simple gratification of hearing handcuffs click. Instead the conclusion is something Euripides or O'Neill might recognize: an America at every level at war with itself." [Previously.