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  1. David Simon Heralds Obama Victory, Chides 'Fearful' Conservative 'Fools'

    1:15 pm 11/8/2012

    The creator of "The Wire" pens a long essay celebrating growing diversity in America and slamming "lost and fretful white men" of Congress.Read more

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  2. Khandi Alexander on the End of 'Treme' and Rebuilding LaDonna

    5:00 am 9/23/2012

    The actress tells THR about her character's rebound from last season's brutal arc, the candid people of New Orleans, the "Wire" role she turned down and nearing a conclusion.Read more

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  3. 'Treme' Renewed for Fourth and Final Season

    8:27 pm 9/22/2012

    The HBO series' co-creator David Simon said the season will be shorter than previous outings.Read more

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  4. Toronto 2012: Tribeca Film Acquires 'How to Make Money Selling Drugs'

    9:15 am 9/13/2012

    The documentary, which screened at the Toronto festival, explores drug dealing and the war on drugs.Read more

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  5. 'Wire' Creator David Simon Slams Mitt Romney's Tax Admission

    3:07 pm 8/16/2012

    The TV auteur is unimpressed with the GOP presidential candidate's low income tax rate.Read more

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  6. 'The Wire' Creator David Simon Compares Kwame Brown to Clay Davis

    12:49 pm 6/8/2012

    Calling into a Washington, D.C., radio program, the TV scribe says the embattled District Council Chairman is being prosecuted in a similar manner as his old series' corrupt (and fictional) state senator. Read more

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  7. 'The Wire' Turns 10 Years Old With a Musical Reunion (Video)

    9:38 am 6/5/2012

    Michael Kenneth Williams and a slew of other original players set the gritty Baltimore drama to song for Funny or Die -- dancing syringes included.Read more

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  8. Why 'Treme' Star Wendell Pierce Is Getting Into the Supermarket Business

    12:47 pm 3/20/2012

    The actor and activist is opening a chain of quality food stores in his native New Orleans, where fresh products remain in short supply even six years after Hurricane Katrina hit. Read more

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  9. 'Treme' Season 3 Premiere Moving to Fall 2012

    2:03 pm 1/20/2012

    Absent from HBO's recent premiere dates announcement, the network confirms David Simon's New Orleans drama will return later in the year.Read more

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  10. The Emmy's Rocky Race Relations

    10:33 am 7/22/2011

    THE RACE: The blatant snub of "Treme" (and "The Wire" before it) reveals a troubling truth about the academy's obliviousness to actors of color.Read more

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