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"The Wire" Creator David Simon's New HBO Miniseries "Show Me A Hero"

By: Denishea Bright

David Simon has a new 6 hour HBO miniseries called, “Show Me A Hero,” coming soon. Simon executive produces and writes the show alongside Bill Zorzi, also from “The Wire”. 35 more words

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James Reviews Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets

*A friend of ours, James, has agreed to do a guest post today. If you like his review, check out his other writing endeavors here… 361 more words

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“Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets” by David Simon

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From the creator of HBO’s The Wire , the classic book about homicide investigation that became the basis for the hit television show The scene is Baltimore. 604 more words

Homicide : A Year On The Killing Streets

What I Just Read - Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets

Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets was David Simon‘s account of a year of homicide investigations in the city of Baltimore.  Along with being his first book, it put Simon on the path into television, where he created some of the… 718 more words

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Streets of Baltimore

So I just finished a book called “Homicide: Life on the Killing Streets.” It was written by David Simon, creator of The Wire, and it’s fascinating. 298 more words

January 26, 2011: And in the end.

Time to Settle Accounts

January 26, 2011: And in the end.

I first spotted In Cold Blood on Ric’s shelf last April, just before I took the train to Phoenix… 614 more words

Time To Settle Accounts

Homicide, the Wire, and being very gentle

Finally picked up David Simon’s Homicide. The book is a masterwork of journalism and compulsively readable, especially if you’re into The Wire or certainly… 559 more words

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