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President Obama interviews 'Wire' creator David Simon

It’s no secret: President Barack Obama is a huge fan of the HBO show ‘The Wire.’

Thursday, the president had an opportunity to interview the show’s creator David Simon in a candid conversation about TV, drug policy and law enforcement. 67 more words


Eating 'Sheeee-it': Isiah Whitlock on 'The Wire' Curse; Kickstarter Bobblehead

If there is one thing actors, especially character actors, love, it’s when you go up to them and demand that they perform their famous lines for you. 552 more words

Relating Mittell to Serial

Serial is a podcast depicting a storytelling recalling the investigation of the death of a young woman in Maryland. The show’s host Sarah Koenig guides the audience through sound clips of phone calls and testimonies following the investigation while adding her own straightforward yet lucrative commentary, giving the listeners a solid story to follow as they sift through the sound bites. 661 more words

Q&A with Gabriela Tamariz, Social Media Manager for TV Worth Watching

Gabriela Tamariz is a graduate student from University of Florida College of Journalism & Communication. She grew interest in the field of television from taking classes that dealt with both TV and journalism. 659 more words


Non-Geek TV From The Geek Perspective: Bosch

There’s a lot of TV out there, and some of it isn’t part of a cable package.  Streaming services have original programming too to entice viewers into subscribing to their respective systems. 540 more words

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It's all in the game, though, right?

I got the shotgun, you got the briefcase. It’s all in the game, though, right?

Photograph: Post Box Entertainments


Public Service Announcement

It all started with one of the biggest decisions in my life.

I had to make up my mind fast. So I immediately dug in my pockets for a quarter. 386 more words