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Salon.com
“The Night Of” recap: The new, terrifying reality sets in“The Wire,” this show comes with its own inherent literary pedigree. The former
“The Night Of” recap: The new, terrifying reality sets in
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
“The Wire,” this show comes with its own inherent literary pedigree. The former show’s creative driving force, David Simon, is a journalist, and this often made watching any particular season of “The Wire” feel like enjoying one of... Read more
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Breitbart
PC Police In Meltdown Over Ann Coulter’s Comments About Fareed Zakaria’s Accenthorrified they were at Coulter’s opinion. Some even descended into straightfor
PC Police In Meltdown Over Ann Coulter’s Comments About Fareed Zakaria’s Accent
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
horrified they were at Coulter’s opinion. Some even descended into straightforward insults, with TV producer and author David Simon calling her “horse faced.” That's exactly my kind of America: Different accents, cultures, traditions, people.... Read more
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Daily Mail
James Franco and Zoe Kazan get seventies on the set of HBO's The Deuceseventies series also stars Ralph Macchio, Method Man, and Maggie Gyllenhaal, w
James Franco and Zoe Kazan get seventies on the set of HBO's The Deuce
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
seventies series also stars Ralph Macchio, Method Man, and Maggie Gyllenhaal, who also executive produced alongside creator David Simon (The Wire). Burning the candle on both ends? In The Deuce, Franco pulls quadrupel duty as executive producer,... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Wire’ creator David Simon shreds ‘callow hack’ Rudy Giuliani over his defense of ‘swine’ TrumpDavid Simon, the creator of HBO’s ground-breaking The Wire, tore into Rudy Giul
‘Wire’ creator David Simon shreds ‘callow hack’ Rudy Giuliani over his defense of ‘swine’ Trump
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
David Simon, the creator of HBO’s ground-breaking The Wire, tore into Rudy Giuliani Wednesday after the former New York City mayor and failed presidential candidate continued to act as a surrogate for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Monday... Read more
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/Film
2016 Emmy Nominations: Snubs and Surprises— this despite the fact that Show Me a Hero stars one of the hottest rising sta
2016 Emmy Nominations: Snubs and Surprises
/Film / Posted 11 days ago
— this despite the fact that Show Me a Hero stars one of the hottest rising stars of the day, Oscar Isaac. Sadly, creator David Simon is probably used to getting ignored by now. He was also the guy behind The Wire, which managed only two... Read more
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Boston Globe
Emmy voters got a lot right, and few things wrongwhat about Holly Taylor as the confused daughter of spies? 3. I’m in shock abo
Emmy voters got a lot right, and few things wrong
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
what about Holly Taylor as the confused daughter of spies? 3. I’m in shock about “Show Me a Hero,” the HBO miniseries by David Simon that got no nods. Zilch. Is Simon’s social realism somehow too disturbing for voters? It’s a miniseries that was... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The Emmy Awards snubbed 'The Wire'port industry. It aired on HBO for five seasons from 2002 to 2008 and was creat
The Emmy Awards snubbed 'The Wire'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
port industry. It aired on HBO for five seasons from 2002 to 2008 and was created by former Baltimore Sun police reporter David Simon, who wrote many of the episodes. The character Stringer Bell, played by Idris Elba, is one of the most... Read more
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USA Today
HBO's witless ' Vice Principals' deserves detentionand giving them free rein. While that makes sense when you’re dealing with prod
HBO's witless ' Vice Principals' deserves detention
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
and giving them free rein. While that makes sense when you’re dealing with producers such as Larry David, David Milch or David Simon, it’s harder to justify when the writer and actor is Danny McBride — and the bewilderingly awful show he gives... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Netflix's Stranger Things is a seriously binge-worthy seriesand is allergic to any sort of ordinary home life. The series was adapted by wr
Netflix's Stranger Things is a seriously binge-worthy series
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
and is allergic to any sort of ordinary home life. The series was adapted by writer-producer Eric Overmyer, who worked with David Simon on Homicide: Life On The Street, The Wire and Treme. There is a lot of Simon’s type of loitering slowness here.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The Emmy Awards snubbed 'The Wire'port industry. It aired on HBO for five seasons from 2002 to 2008 and was creat
The Emmy Awards snubbed 'The Wire'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
port industry. It aired on HBO for five seasons from 2002 to 2008 and was created by former Baltimore Sun police reporter David Simon, who wrote many of the episodes. The character Stringer Bell, played by Idris Elba, is one of the most... Read more
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Variety
‘The Night Of’ Debuts Strong for HBOdrawn stronger interest than HBO’s other recent miniseries efforts. Last year’s
‘The Night Of’ Debuts Strong for HBO
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
drawn stronger interest than HBO’s other recent miniseries efforts. Last year’s “Show Me a Hero,” from executive producer David Simon, debuted its first two hours to an average 0.44 million people — though that was for only one telecast, compared... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Latest edition of Sport Club Notespins, 3 Brad Jamieson 284cm, 7 Chris Dodt 440cm, 10 Daniel Jamieson 180cm, 13 D
Latest edition of Sport Club Notes
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
pins, 3 Brad Jamieson 284cm, 7 Chris Dodt 440cm, 10 Daniel Jamieson 180cm, 13 Daniel Jamieson 13cm, 16 Chris Dodt 260cm, 18 David Simon 460cm. Birdie hole was #4 Adam Kallinicos, Rob Brown, Mathew Lejeune, Cliff Mellon. The Turkeys Nest and the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
A show to look out forWhen the name David Simon pops up in anything television-related, it is worth t
A show to look out for
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
When the name David Simon pops up in anything television-related, it is worth taking notice. The American author, journalist, and television writer/producer developed possibly the best series of all time in crime/drug drama The Wire, which is in the... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘The Night Of’ raises the bar for proceduralsracial and religious bias, how it breeds rather than rehabilitates criminals. I
‘The Night Of’ raises the bar for procedurals
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
racial and religious bias, how it breeds rather than rehabilitates criminals. It has some of the rich social realism of a David Simon series. Naz, his parents, his prison mates, the lawyers, the cops, the witnesses, they’re all finely drawn and... Read more
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DNA Info
James Franco Filmed 'The Deuce' in Sunset Park Pizzeria on Thursdayhe's a hell of a guy to work with." "The Deuce" is going to be aired on HBO in
James Franco Filmed 'The Deuce' in Sunset Park Pizzeria on Thursday
DNA Info / Posted 18 days ago
he's a hell of a guy to work with." "The Deuce" is going to be aired on HBO in 2017. It's co-created and co-produced by David Simon, the showrunner behind "The Wire." The show was also spotted shooting at various locations in Washington... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown silent on reports she will soon face chargesbe reached for comment. A Brown spokesman in Washington said he didn’t know of
U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown silent on reports she will soon face charges
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
be reached for comment. A Brown spokesman in Washington said he didn’t know of any news on the legal case. The spokesman, David Simon, said he would “let her know” about a Times-Union inquiry about the case. Steve Patterson: (... Read more
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Billboard
With 'Vinyl' Scratched and 'Roadies' a Wreck, Why Can't TV Have a Great Rock Dramaover the direction that it will take to make the first great rock 'n' roll dram
With 'Vinyl' Scratched and 'Roadies' a Wreck, Why Can't TV Have a Great Rock Drama
Billboard / Posted 20 days ago
over the direction that it will take to make the first great rock 'n' roll drama. But it's not just Weiner. Look at what David Simon did with The Wire and Vince Gilligan did with Breaking Bad. Or what Jenji Kohan is doing with Orange Is the New... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Fireworks pop, Suns don't in loss to Nashuato center. Suns center fielder Al Zachary made a running catch, came up throwin
Fireworks pop, Suns don't in loss to Nashua
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 21 days ago
to center. Suns center fielder Al Zachary made a running catch, came up throwing and threw a strike home. Home plate umpire David Simon ruled that Glancy beat catcher Chris Cimmino's tag to score the go-ahead run. It was a decision that Cimmino did... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore County weighs bill to ban housing voucher discriminationhas been using email and social media to garner opposition to the bill — attrac
Baltimore County weighs bill to ban housing voucher discrimination
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
has been using email and social media to garner opposition to the bill — attracting the attention of writer and filmmaker David Simon, whose work includes "Show Me a Hero," a miniseries about a housing desegregation battle in Yonkers, N.Y. Simon... Read more
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Al.com
'You could see this coming:' Mobile's 2017 class of recruits among best in recent yearsSt. Paul's (Florida State) 22. Devaunte Sigler, DT, B.C. Rain (Auburn) 25. Ch
'You could see this coming:' Mobile's 2017 class of recruits among best in recent years
Al.com / Posted 24 days ago
St. Paul's (Florida State) 22. Devaunte Sigler, DT, B.C. Rain (Auburn) 25. Chris Landrum, LB, Sweet Water (Auburn) 28. David Simon, OT, Baldwin County (South Florida) 29. Eric Dixon, CB, Vigor (Kentucky) 31. Blake Dees, LB, Spanish Fort... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why young screenwriters want to work on television series, not filmsthat more are striving to write for the small—rather than the silver—screen. In
Why young screenwriters want to work on television series, not films
Namibia Economist / Posted 27 days ago
that more are striving to write for the small—rather than the silver—screen. In the past, the careers of David Chase, David Simon or Vince Gilligan seemed unattainable. But today, with more and more high quality television drama coming out of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'The Daily Show' tweets (poorly) about Supreme Court abortion rulingtweet is so vile.”https://twitter.com/MeghanMcCain/status/747515530416893953 J
'The Daily Show' tweets (poorly) about Supreme Court abortion ruling
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
tweet is so vile.”https://twitter.com/MeghanMcCain/status/747515530416893953 Journalist and creator of HBO’s “The Wire,” David Simon, shared a similar viewpoint, tweeting, “I’m all for offending someone for the sake of real humor. This? It’s like... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can Police Win Over Communities of Color?as a solution. RAND has tried to figure out the best performance metrics to loo
Can Police Win Over Communities of Color?
The Atlantic / Posted 28 days ago
as a solution. RAND has tried to figure out the best performance metrics to look at. In The Wire and elsewhere, David Simon argues that the War on Drugs and the sort of policing that it led to is the biggest factor poisoning the... Read more
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examiner.com
2016 Emmy Predictions: Best Limited Seriesmay be Ryan Murphy most unvarnished, plainest hour - and not coincidentally, it
2016 Emmy Predictions: Best Limited Series
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
may be Ryan Murphy most unvarnished, plainest hour - and not coincidentally, its one of his best. 'Show Me A Hero' (HBO) David Simon is more than familiar with taking issues about race and social situations and making it dramatically accessible.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Maggie Gyllenhaal shows off her long legs in seductive fishnetsPineapple Express star looked relaxed as he lounged with headphones and played
Maggie Gyllenhaal shows off her long legs in seductive fishnets
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
Pineapple Express star looked relaxed as he lounged with headphones and played with his phone. The pilot comes from David Simon and George Pelacanos, who are best known for their work on The Wire and Treme. HBO has yet to set a precise air... Read more
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Raw Story
Freddie Gray is one of many: how dying in custody is much more common than you thinkcity might exist in real life. Certainly the protests of prominent Baltimoreans
Freddie Gray is one of many: how dying in custody is much more common than you think
Raw Story / Posted 1 months ago
city might exist in real life. Certainly the protests of prominent Baltimoreans were loud in their condemnation of David Simon (the showrunner) and his vision of the town where he had been a crime reporter for the Baltimore Sun. They... Read more

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