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The Hollywood Reporter
HBO Shakeup: Casey Bloys Named President of Programmingnetwork's upcoming projects, including the late June launch of Bill Simmons' ta
HBO Shakeup: Casey Bloys Named President of Programming
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 19 hours ago
network's upcoming projects, including the late June launch of Bill Simmons' talk show as well as longer-lead efforts from David Simon (The Deuce), Sarah Jessica Parker (Divorce) and Issa Rae (Insecure). When Lombardo was upped to programming... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Semi-finalists make their pitch for Britain's Got Talent gloryglory | Irish Examiner Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 09:34 pm Simon Cowell told th
Semi-finalists make their pitch for Britain's Got Talent glory
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
glory | Irish Examiner Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 09:34 pm Simon Cowell told this year’s crop of Britain’s Got Talent hopefuls they had “everything to play for” as the first live... Read more
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indieWIRE
HBO in Transition: What to Expect As Programming Boss Michael Lombardo ExitsLarry Wilmore. • Amy Adams in "Sharp Objects," based on the Gillian Flynn nove
HBO in Transition: What to Expect As Programming Boss Michael Lombardo Exits
indieWIRE / Posted 2 days ago
Larry Wilmore. • Amy Adams in "Sharp Objects," based on the Gillian Flynn novel. • "The Deuce," from top TV producers David Simon and Michelle MacLaren, starring James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal. • Religious drama "The Young Pope," with... Read more
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Raw Story
How the ‘war on drugs’ only boosts strongmen like the Philippine ‘Punisher’ and Trumpcountless other strongmen across the world will keep using the anti-drugs crusa
How the ‘war on drugs’ only boosts strongmen like the Philippine ‘Punisher’ and Trump
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
countless other strongmen across the world will keep using the anti-drugs crusade to further their ends. In the words of David Simon, crime reporter and co-creator of The Wire: “The drug war is a holocaust in slow motion.” Niko Vorobjov was born... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports: No. 23 David Simon, LA Sports Council PresidentDarryl Dunn, General Manager of Rose Bowl, left, David Simon, President of Los
Top 50 Most Powerful in Southern California Sports: No. 23 David Simon, LA Sports Council President
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Darryl Dunn, General Manager of Rose Bowl, left, David Simon, President of Los Angeles Sport Council and Victor Gordo are disappointed after announcement, that Qatar would host the 2022 World Cup. A large crowd at ESPN Zone LA LIVE for the FIFA,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The death of Guy Clark continues a grievous yearunderstand the comparison is hardly a stretch. "This is a grievous year for mus
The death of Guy Clark continues a grievous year
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
understand the comparison is hardly a stretch. "This is a grievous year for musical heroes," "The Wire" television writer David Simon tweeted after hearing the news. "I am now going to listen to 'Texas 1947' and choke myself up good." Said... Read more
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NJ Biz
Montclair State leasing space in Little Falls for administrative officesrole in helping Theta Holding understand the types of amenities needed to compe
Montclair State leasing space in Little Falls for administrative offices
NJ Biz / Posted 8 days ago
role in helping Theta Holding understand the types of amenities needed to compete with other Class A properties,” David Simon, executive managing director and New Jersey market leader for Colliers International, said in a prepared... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
On being and nothingnessto the point, I remain ... unchallenged. Just the other day I was having a Twi
On being and nothingness
Aspen Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
to the point, I remain ... unchallenged. Just the other day I was having a Twitter argument with my friend David Simon, the erudite creator of “The Wire,” a recipient of a MacArthur “genius” grant. A Very Smart Dude. On Twitter,... Read more
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Salon.com
The media (ironically) overlooked the most chilling, Orwellian revelation of the Ben Rhodes controversyunderscore is how public relations flacks are filling the void left by the laid
The media (ironically) overlooked the most chilling, Orwellian revelation of the Ben Rhodes controversy
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
underscore is how public relations flacks are filling the void left by the laid-off journalists. Commenting on this trend, David Simon, former Baltimore Sun journalist and creator of the TV show “The Wire,” quipped, “This is how a republic dies.... Read more
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Variety
Writers Guild Pushes for Diversity Tax Credit in New Yorkstate tax credit has included a diversity clause. Signers included “Star Wars:
Writers Guild Pushes for Diversity Tax Credit in New York
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
state tax credit has included a diversity clause. Signers included “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” scribe Michael Arndt; David Simon (“The Wire”); Robert Carlock (“The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”); “Goodfellas” author-screenwriter Nicholas... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for May 10be back, and it will be even better if Susan Kirsch is elected to represent Sou
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for May 10
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 14 days ago
be back, and it will be even better if Susan Kirsch is elected to represent Southern Marin on the Board of Supervisors. — David Simon, Mill Valley Measure AA provides broad representation Kenneth Kelzer’s May 6 Marin Voice column on Measure AA... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PBA: Abueva 3rd in SPs but still favorite to win Best Player plumsuper scorer Al Thornton (52.58 SPs). Following them in the top five are Globa
PBA: Abueva 3rd in SPs but still favorite to win Best Player plum
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
super scorer Al Thornton (52.58 SPs). Following them in the top five are GlobalPort’s Shawn Taggart (49.2 SPs), TNT’s David Simon (48.1 SPs), and Ginebra’s Othyus Jeffers (46.6 SPs). Finalists Alaska’s Rob Dozier is at ninth with his 38.0... Read more
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Salon.com
What was so good about “The Good Wife”: After it ends this Sunday, there will never be a show like it againother cool kids. But although those differences often help some showrunners cr
What was so good about “The Good Wife”: After it ends this Sunday, there will never be a show like it again
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
other cool kids. But although those differences often help some showrunners create masterpieces—David Chase, David Milch, David Simon—they do not, in and of themselves, make a great television program. Similarly, while the broadcast television... Read more
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examiner.com
Student voices focus of Our City, My Story at Tribeca Film FestivalThe strong acting, realism and themes of trust, betrayal, future promise and th
Student voices focus of Our City, My Story at Tribeca Film Festival
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
The strong acting, realism and themes of trust, betrayal, future promise and thwarted hopes bring to mind the work of David Simon, creator of The Wire and The Corner, two series that brought the viewer into the lives and struggles of the... Read more
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Variety
‘The Wire’s’ David Simon On ‘The Deuce,’ ‘Legacy of Ashes’ at Barcelona’s SerielizadosBARCELONA– Having made Oscar Isaac-starring HBO miniseries “Show Me A Hero,” Da
‘The Wire’s’ David Simon On ‘The Deuce,’ ‘Legacy of Ashes’ at Barcelona’s Serielizados
Variety / Posted 29 days ago
BARCELONA– Having made Oscar Isaac-starring HBO miniseries “Show Me A Hero,” David Simon visited Barcelona recently to receive a career achievement award at its 3rd TV fest Serielizados. The creator of the “The Wire” and “Treme” and a two-time Emmy... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The Time 100 List has a lot of TV figures. Thanks, we’re goodto note that she’s friendly with the famous and powerful is a thing to behold.
The Time 100 List has a lot of TV figures. Thanks, we’re good
The Globe and Mail / Posted 30 days ago
to note that she’s friendly with the famous and powerful is a thing to behold. On the other hand, there’s The Wire creator David Simon on Idris Elba: “Truth was I felt sanguine about ending Stringer Bell’s arc in the third season of The Wire. For... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Abueva closes gap on Slaughter in BPC stats raceAl Thornton is at third with 52.58 SPs. Rounding out the top five are GlobalPo
Abueva closes gap on Slaughter in BPC stats race
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
Al Thornton is at third with 52.58 SPs. Rounding out the top five are GlobalPort’s Shawn Taggart (49.2 SPs), and TNT’s David Simon (48.1 SPs). Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net. We reserve the right to exclude... Read more
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Sun Star
Actors in Time’s most influentialdocument our planet’s plight,” Kerry, who is also on the Time 100 list, wrote.
Actors in Time’s most influential
Sun Star / Posted a month ago
document our planet’s plight,” Kerry, who is also on the Time 100 list, wrote. Then there’s Elba. When The Wire creator David Simon killed off Elba’s character Stringer Bell, the actor was concerned: “So I’m out of work?” To which Simon replied:... Read more
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Rappler
Dominant win against TNT shows how lethal Alaska isAlaska in Game 1 of this quarterfinal series. De Ocampo shot just 3-of-10 from
Dominant win against TNT shows how lethal Alaska is
Rappler / Posted a month ago
Alaska in Game 1 of this quarterfinal series. De Ocampo shot just 3-of-10 from the field. Jayson Castro was 2-of-10. Only David Simon (8-of-13), Troy Rosario (5-of-11), and Larry Fonacier (6-of-12) were good, but as a whole, Tropang TNT went only... Read more
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The Manila Times
Alaska beats TNT to snatch last semis slot23, 2016 1:57 am by JAELLE NEVIN REYES REPORTER Rob Dozier of Alaska attempts
Alaska beats TNT to snatch last semis slot
The Manila Times / Posted a month ago
23, 2016 1:57 am by JAELLE NEVIN REYES REPORTER Rob Dozier of Alaska attempts a jump shot through the defense of David Simon of Talk N’ Text during the PBA Commissioner’s Cup quarterfinals at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on Friday. PHOTO BY... Read more
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Rappler
Alaska outclasses Tropang TNT to make semiswhile Abueva scored 18 and pulled down 6 rebounds. Alaska shot 44% as a team an
Alaska outclasses Tropang TNT to make semis
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
while Abueva scored 18 and pulled down 6 rebounds. Alaska shot 44% as a team and limited Tropang TNT to just 37%. Import David Simon finished with 20 points and 13 rebounds for TNT, which had 20 turnovers. Alaska (99): Dozier 20, Abueva 18, Menk... Read more
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NBC News
The TIME 100 Honorees Defining Black Excellencethe horns of reform. For another, I knew Elba, as true a leading man as I'd eve
The TIME 100 Honorees Defining Black Excellence
NBC News / Posted 1 months ago
the horns of reform. For another, I knew Elba, as true a leading man as I'd ever encountered, was not going to starve." - David Simon "On the biggest screen, he confers humanity and beauty on people told they are innately without it." - Ta-Nehisi... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Semis or bust for Tropang Texters, Acesthis challenge and we look forward to bringing our best in a do-or-die game ver
Semis or bust for Tropang Texters, Aces
Pilipino Star / Posted 1 months ago
this challenge and we look forward to bringing our best in a do-or-die game versus a worthy opponent,” Compton also said. David Simon, Jayson Castro, Ranidel de Ocampo and Troy Rosario are the men to watch in the TNT team that won the last... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Alaska, TNT in KO matchthe Big Dome two days later. Rookie Troy Rosario drained 7 of 10 three-pointer
Alaska, TNT in KO match
Manila Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
the Big Dome two days later. Rookie Troy Rosario drained 7 of 10 three-pointers and finished with 31 points while import David Simon added 24 points with 14 rebounds as the Texters pounced on the relative unfamiliarity between comebacking Rob... Read more
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The Manila Times
TNT, Alaska to fight for last semis slotled by Jeth Troy Rosario, Moala Tautuaa, Ranidel De Ocampo, Jak Reyes, Kelly Wi
TNT, Alaska to fight for last semis slot
The Manila Times / Posted 1 months ago
led by Jeth Troy Rosario, Moala Tautuaa, Ranidel De Ocampo, Jak Reyes, Kelly Williams, Jayson Castro, Ryan Reyes and import David Simon. “We are going to play our best against the league’s best defensive team,” said Talk ‘N Text coach Jong Uichico.... Read more

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