February 23, 2010
Chris Wilson writes on how social networks caught Saddam Hussein; whould we be using Internet technology to catch all criminals?
January 5, 2010
I love The Wire, and Avon was the man. But why is this trailer for The Avon Barksdale Story so bad?
October 20, 2009
Actor Michael Kenneth Williams, best known for playing Omar Little, Barack Obama's favorite character on HBO's "The Wire," is jumping into the political fray with an endorsement of sitting New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine
by Sherrilyn A. Ifill onOctober 19, 2009
Will embattled Mayor Sheila Dixon be replaced by a white guy or a Republican? (Plus: a brief history of B-More’s race-charged campaigns.)
October 2, 2009
Brick City, the Sundance Channel documentary on Newark, New Jersey and its Mayor, Cory Booker, aired last week. What have we learned?
by Erin E. Evans onMarch 6, 2009
A year since the masterpiece of American television stopped airing on HBO, it lives on via DVD box sets and wiki. What will take its place?
by Stephen A. Crockett Jr. onJanuary 7, 2009
One user prepares for a painful withdrawal.
by Jack White onJanuary 7, 2009
Don't get it twisted. McCain is the real threat!
by Donna Britt onJanuary 6, 2009
Why I'm bummed that his criminal career is over.
by Stephen A. Crockett Jr. onJanuary 6, 2009
Like life, it ended somewhere between truth and a lie.
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