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#The Wire

# the-wire - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Tributes paid to The Wire and Boardwalk Empire actor Michael K Williams
# New York
# New York

Tributes paid to The Wire and Boardwalk Empire actor Michael K Williams

Updated Sep 7th 2021, 7:31 AM 62,192 Views 36 Comments

Williams, 54, was found dead in his apartment in Brooklyn on Monday.

# the-wire - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

More to Ireland den dis? Alan Partridge 'Men Behind the Wire' clip prompts amusement, bemusement
# Wolftonic
# Wolftonic

More to Ireland den dis? Alan Partridge 'Men Behind the Wire' clip prompts amusement, bemusement

Mar 19th 2019, 3:37 PM 123,506 Views 56 Comments

Viewers’ jaws may have dropped a little when the songs were aired – but a joke’s a joke right? Hopefully.

# the-wire - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Terrible real life quarterbacks make the best fantasy players - week 11 NFL fantasy football advice
# The Wire
From The42
# The Wire

Terrible real life quarterbacks make the best fantasy players - week 11 NFL fantasy football advice

Nov 15th 2016, 4:56 PM 4,450 Views 1 Comment

Colin Kaepernick and Blake Bortles are both worth a start this week.

# the-wire - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Start the Carr if he's available - week 6 NFL fantasy football advice
# The Wire
From The42
# The Wire

Start the Carr if he's available - week 6 NFL fantasy football advice

Oct 11th 2016, 3:17 PM 2,749 Views 1 Comment

The Raiders quarterback is the third best in fantasy football.

# the-wire - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Dak attack the way to go - week 4 NFL fantasy football advice
# The Wire
From The42
# The Wire

Dak attack the way to go - week 4 NFL fantasy football advice

Sep 27th 2016, 3:16 PM 2,433 Views 2 Comments

The Dallas Cowboys quarterback is set for a big weekend.

# the-wire - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

The Wire: NFL week 3 fantasy football advice
# Pick-Up
From The42
# Pick-Up

The Wire: NFL week 3 fantasy football advice

Sep 20th 2016, 2:00 PM 3,907 Views 5 Comments

Which waiver wire quarterback should you be looking at this week?

# the-wire - Sunday 24 July, 2016

The man who lived The Wire, and then turned it all around
# Kevin Shird
# Kevin Shird

The man who lived The Wire, and then turned it all around

Jul 24th 2016, 9:30 PM 23,689 Views 16 Comments

Kevin Shird spent almost 12 years in prison in Baltimore before becoming a leading community figure.

# the-wire - Friday 11 December, 2015

Creed star Michael B. Jordan takes character acting to another level
# Friday Night Lights Out
From The42
# Friday Night Lights Out

Creed star Michael B. Jordan takes character acting to another level

Dec 11th 2015, 10:30 AM 7,967 Views 8 Comments

And he can blame Sly Stallone.

# the-wire - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Senator Clay Davis from 'The Wire' had the perfect reaction to Sepp Blatter's resignation
# Fifa Scandal
From The42
# Fifa Scandal

Senator Clay Davis from 'The Wire' had the perfect reaction to Sepp Blatter's resignation

Jun 2nd 2015, 6:59 PM 6,786 Views 1 Comment

Sheeeeeeeee-it!

# the-wire - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Spidercam caught up in controversy as Australian captain blames camera for dropped catch
# The Wire
From The42
# The Wire

Spidercam caught up in controversy as Australian captain blames camera for dropped catch

Jan 8th 2015, 12:38 PM 3,544 Views 0 Comments

The Aussies weren’t best pleased.

# the-wire - Sunday 2 November, 2014

'Bunk' from The Wire revels in St Pats' FAI Cup triumph
# Down To The Wire
From The42
# Down To The Wire

'Bunk' from The Wire revels in St Pats' FAI Cup triumph

Nov 2nd 2014, 7:03 PM 13,781 Views 2 Comments

Wendell Pierce is the Saints’ most-famous fan.

# the-wire - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

The Bunk is ready for Sunday's FAI Cup Final
# Supersaint
From The42
# Supersaint

The Bunk is ready for Sunday's FAI Cup Final

Oct 28th 2014, 6:34 PM 5,557 Views 8 Comments

A man must have a code.

# the-wire - Monday 16 June, 2014

Woman rescued after managing to get her tyres stuck in overhead wires
# The Wire
From The Daily Edge
# The Wire

Woman rescued after managing to get her tyres stuck in overhead wires

Jun 16th 2014, 2:14 PM 4,480 Views 0 Comments

How did this even happen?

# the-wire - Thursday 1 May, 2014

This city is being terrorised by the most mundane crimes ever
# The Wire
From The Daily Edge
# The Wire

This city is being terrorised by the most mundane crimes ever

May 1st 2014, 5:02 PM 3,700 Views 2 Comments

Raccoons are loitering and they must be stopped.

# the-wire - Monday 28 April, 2014

Omar comin', yo!: Michael K Williams intoduces Brooklyn Nets with message for Donald Sterling
# Courtside
From The42
# Courtside

Omar comin', yo!: Michael K Williams intoduces Brooklyn Nets with message for Donald Sterling

Apr 28th 2014, 1:05 PM 3,996 Views 1 Comment

A man must have a code.

# the-wire - Sunday 13 April, 2014

36 ways to cheat your way through any TV conversation
# Better Call Saul
From The Daily Edge
# Better Call Saul

36 ways to cheat your way through any TV conversation

Apr 13th 2014, 1:00 PM 27,484 Views 16 Comments

Game of Thrones, The Wire, Girls… they’re all here.

# the-wire - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

A definitive ranking of noughties television series finales
# Dunzo
From The Daily Edge
# Dunzo

A definitive ranking of noughties television series finales

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:30 PM 36,436 Views 84 Comments

What, you’re gonna leave it like THAT?

# the-wire - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

The Wire/Haim mashup you've all been waiting for is here
# Down To The Wire
From The Daily Edge
# Down To The Wire

The Wire/Haim mashup you've all been waiting for is here

Jan 22nd 2014, 2:25 PM 1,540 Views 0 Comments

You’re listening to The Wire, while watching The Wire. Wire-ception.

# the-wire - Monday 14 October, 2013

‘Bunk’ from The Wire celebrates St Pat’s league win
# Saints
From The42
# Saints

‘Bunk’ from The Wire celebrates St Pat’s league win

Oct 14th 2013, 12:38 PM 4,870 Views 5 Comments

You know what they say, “Once a Saint, always a Saint.”

# the-wire - Saturday 31 August, 2013

The Wire: Constructing the best possible 16-round NFL fantasy draft
# Is This The Real Life?
From The42
# Is This The Real Life?

The Wire: Constructing the best possible 16-round NFL fantasy draft

Aug 31st 2013, 10:00 AM 1,301 Views 1 Comment

If you’ve got your draft this weekend, this might just be the last-minute advice you need.

# the-wire - Monday 26 August, 2013

The Wire: Dos and Don'ts of fantasy football Draft Night
# Is This The Real Life?
From The42
# Is This The Real Life?

The Wire: Dos and Don'ts of fantasy football Draft Night

Aug 26th 2013, 2:32 PM 1,516 Views 3 Comments

Taking a look at the most important night of the year for fantasy players.

# the-wire - Friday 12 July, 2013

Departures Lounge: Cast of The Wire on the latest transfer rumours
# All In The Game Yo
From The42
# All In The Game Yo

Departures Lounge: Cast of The Wire on the latest transfer rumours

Jul 12th 2013, 1:35 PM 2,981 Views 2 Comments

Talk of Rooney to Chelsea, the type of signing that won’t get Arsenal fans excited and Man City close to getting their man.

# the-wire - Saturday 8 June, 2013

9 reasons The Wire's 'Prop Joe' would make a fine sports agent
# All In The Game Yo
From The42
# All In The Game Yo

9 reasons The Wire's 'Prop Joe' would make a fine sports agent

Jun 8th 2013, 9:05 AM 3,270 Views 1 Comment

Set up the meet. But hurry, Joe can’t be waiting around during the transfer window.

# the-wire - Sunday 7 April, 2013

The Spoofer's Guide To Talking About TV Shows
# Fool Your Friends
From The Daily Edge
# Fool Your Friends

The Spoofer's Guide To Talking About TV Shows

Apr 7th 2013, 6:15 PM 10,032 Views 25 Comments

Not caught up on The Wire, Breaking Bad, or Game Of Thrones? Not a problem – just read on. (No spoilers.)

# the-wire - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: The 20 deadliest reads of 2012
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

Sitdown Sunday: The 20 deadliest reads of 2012

Dec 30th 2012, 11:00 AM 14,482 Views 0 Comments

It’s been a year of great writing. Here’s the very best from around the web.

# the-wire - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Downton Abbey versus The Wire... in tweets
# Sheeeeet
From The Daily Edge
# Sheeeeet

Downton Abbey versus The Wire... in tweets

Nov 13th 2012, 2:57 PM 1,599 Views 0 Comments

“Stringer Bell continues to court Lady Mary…”

# the-wire - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

It's Tuesday, so here's a video of Mumford and Sons and Stringer Bell
# Mumford And Sheeeeet
From The Daily Edge
# Mumford And Sheeeeet

It's Tuesday, so here's a video of Mumford and Sons and Stringer Bell

Nov 6th 2012, 9:20 AM 752 Views 0 Comments

The Wire and jingly-jangly folk, together at last.

# the-wire - Thursday 19 July, 2012

VIDEO: The Wire remade… Lego-style
# At Last
From The Daily Edge
# At Last

VIDEO: The Wire remade… Lego-style

Jul 19th 2012, 8:30 PM 6,400 Views 12 Comments

Everyone’s favourite show, now with detachable heads.

# the-wire - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 24th 2012, 11:00 AM 51 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# the-wire - Sunday 10 June, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 10th 2012, 11:00 AM 54 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# the-wire - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Premier League previews: The final day
# The Wire
From The42
# The Wire

Premier League previews: The final day

May 13th 2012, 7:01 AM 369 Views 1 Comment

The title, the top four, relegation: 37 games played and now it all comes down to this.

# the-wire - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

The Wire star to take up Nelson Mandela role in May
# Biopic
# Biopic

The Wire star to take up Nelson Mandela role in May

Mar 20th 2012, 12:27 PM 2,880 Views 16 Comments

British actor Idris Elba – best known as Stringer Bell in HBO TV series – is to star in Long Walk to Freedom.

# the-wire - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Rory McIlroy swings by White House for dinner with Obama and Cameron
# Tee Time
From The42
# Tee Time

Rory McIlroy swings by White House for dinner with Obama and Cameron

Mar 15th 2012, 9:52 AM 1,910 Views 1 Comment

Northern Ireland golfer joins stars of The Wire and Downton Abbey at event for visiting British PM.

# the-wire - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

Wire actress pleads guilty to drugs charge
# US Courts
From The Daily Edge
# US Courts

Wire actress pleads guilty to drugs charge

Aug 9th 2011, 11:05 AM 998 Views 0 Comments

Felicity ‘Snoop’ Pearson, who played a character with the same nickname in the Baltimore-based TV show, was arrested in March under Operation Usual Suspects.

# the-wire - Thursday 12 May, 2011

# the-wire - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Wire actress among 30 arrested in Baltimore
# Arrested
From The Daily Edge
# Arrested

Wire actress among 30 arrested in Baltimore

Mar 10th 2011, 5:44 PM 2,647 Views 0 Comments

Felicia ‘Snoop’ Pearson, 30, arrested in early morning raid by drug enforcement agents.