Category Archives: The Wire

The Wire, Ep 13 “Final Grades”

04.13 “Final Grades” As the bodies from the vacants pile up, Burrell offers his support to Daniels, while admonishing Rawls for crossing him.  Namond, Randy and Dukie adjust to new realities.  Marlo gives Michael new responsibilities on an old corner.  … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 12 “That’s Got His Own”

“That’s all there is to it?” – Bubbles 04.12  “That’s Got His Own” On the trail of missing bodies, Freamon turns to a higher authority after being rebuked by Landsman.  Colvin approaches a pair of familiar faces – the Deacon … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 11: “A New Day”

“You play in the dirt, you get dirty.” – McNulty 04.11  “A New Day” After flexing his muscles around the city, Carcetti faces his first dilemma when a group of ministers protests Herc’s mistreatment of one of their own.  Randy … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 10: “Misgivings”

“The world goin’ one way, people another” – Poot 04.10  “Misgivings” Acting on Clay Davis’s advice, Burrell seeks to burnish his reputation by ordering the department to double the number of street arrests.  As the weather turns cold, school officials … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 9: “Know Your Place”

04.09  “Know Your Place” Poot returns to the corner after a stint in prison – and is welcomed back by Herc and Dozerman.  Bubbles fingers a witness for Herc, but the detective is slow to return the favor.  Colvin motivates … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 8: “Corner Boys”

04.08  “Corner Boys” –  To monitor the pulse on the street, Carcetti makes the rounds with members of the police force.  While Proposition Joe shows off his vocal range, Chris shows Snoop how to expose, and dispose of, New York … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 7

04.07  “Unto Others”  – Royce and Carcetti make their peace and comtemplate their respective futures.  At school, Prez “tricks” his students into learning Math and Namond find that the old rules no longer apply.  Following more high-profile appearances, Daniels’s star seems … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 6

04.06  “Margin of Error” – Carcetti wrangles for votes as he responds to a potentially devastating smear.  Norris and Greggs get a lead on the Braddock case, but end up being detoured.  Omar is fingered for murder, but McNulty and … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 5

4.05  “Alliances” –  The ensuing negative attention turns Royce against Burrell, who takes the heat while Rawls comes to the rescue.  At school, Prez’s reward/punishment program meets with mixed results, and Colvin looks to restore order by separating disruptive “corner” kids … Continue reading

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The Wire, Ep 4

04.04  “Refugees”   With Freamon and Greggs moved to Homicide, Herc and Dozerman join Marimow in the stripped-down Major Crimes Unit. Cutty gets a “custodial” job at Tilghman school mopping up truants, but can’t make headway in his efforts to mentor … Continue reading

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