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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 14 hours 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 18 hours 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 yesterday
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 3 days 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 5 days 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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birminghammail
Birmingham Live: M5 shut after fuel spill + more live news/travelas we have it. A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man di
Birmingham Live: M5 shut after fuel spill + more live news/travel
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
as we have it. A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died from a serious head injury in Redditch. David Simon McTighe, 43, was found dead at his home in Seymour Drive, Abbeydale, last Monday (June 13). A post-mortem... Read more
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birminghammail
Woman arrested after man found dead at Redditch homeDavid Simon McTighe, 43, was found dead at his home in Seymour Drive, Abbeydale
Woman arrested after man found dead at Redditch home
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
David Simon McTighe, 43, was found dead at his home in Seymour Drive, Abbeydale, last Monday (June 13). Detectives are currently questioning a 49-year-old woman from Redditch who was arrested on suspicion of murder on Tuesday. Detective Inspector... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Live: M5 shut after fuel spill + more live news/travelas we have it. A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man di
Birmingham Live: M5 shut after fuel spill + more live news/travel
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
as we have it. A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died from a serious head injury in Redditch. David Simon McTighe, 43, was found dead at his home in Seymour Drive, Abbeydale, last Monday (June 13). A post-mortem... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Avoid the heat: 8 shows to binge watch this summerFive. Air dates: June 2, 2002-March 9, 2008. Description: "The Wire" was crea
Avoid the heat: 8 shows to binge watch this summer
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 days ago
Five. Air dates: June 2, 2002-March 9, 2008. Description: "The Wire" was created by former Baltimore Sun cops reporter David Simon. Many critics consider it one of the best television dramas ever. It takes place in Baltimore, and each season... Read more
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New York Post
Maggie Gyllenhaal is hooker chic on set of ‘The Deuce’named Eileen “Candy” Merrell. Gyllenhaal stars opposite James Franco in the se
Maggie Gyllenhaal is hooker chic on set of ‘The Deuce’
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
named Eileen “Candy” Merrell. Gyllenhaal stars opposite James Franco in the series, which is written by “The Wire” creator David Simon and follows the legalization and subsequent rise of the pornography industry in New York City’s Times Square in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Maggie Gyllenhaal steps out in bikini top on set of The Deuce in NYCco-executive producing the series. Back on set: The star chatted to crew membe
Maggie Gyllenhaal steps out in bikini top on set of The Deuce in NYC
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
co-executive producing the series. Back on set: The star chatted to crew members in-between scenes 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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Toowoomba Chronicle
Latest edition of Sport Club Notes(3) Brandon Sabburg V (14) David Munro, (6) Aaron Sippel V (11) Steven Spears.
Latest edition of Sport Club Notes
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
(3) Brandon Sabburg V (14) David Munro, (6) Aaron Sippel V (11) Steven Spears. C grade: Kevin Bowe V (16) Regan Hoger, (8) David Simon V (9) Les Beckett, (4) Adam Robinson V (13) Paul Gray, (5) Garry Bachmann V (12) Thomas Linnan, (2) Basil Reif V... Read more
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The Columbian
‘The Night Of’ is an engrossing, all-consuming whodunit showto stop until I’d watched them all, dying to see how it ends. “The Night Of” i
‘The Night Of’ is an engrossing, all-consuming whodunit show
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
to stop until I’d watched them all, dying to see how it ends. “The Night Of” is what “Law & Order” might look like if David Simon and his folks came in and filmed a single eight-hour episode. It starts with a shy Pakistani-American college... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
How TV Shows Are Breathing New Life Into Previous Eventssome of the painful scenes, including her husband's suicide. She would sit and
How TV Shows Are Breathing New Life Into Previous Events
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
some of the painful scenes, including her husband's suicide. She would sit and watch, and [writer and executive producer] David Simon and I would go, 'Okaaay …' But she'd come up and say, 'Yeah, that's what happened.' " The story of embattled... Read more
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CBS News
​Neo-Nazis tag (((Jews))) on Twitter as hate speech, politics collidebetween de-fanging them and giving them more fodder," Ioffe elaborated to the I
​Neo-Nazis tag (((Jews))) on Twitter as hate speech, politics collide
CBS News / Posted 18 days ago
between de-fanging them and giving them more fodder," Ioffe elaborated to the Israeli newspaper Haaretz. Others -- like David Simon, writer and creator of the HBO series "The Wire" -- expressed their solidarity while opting not to change their... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Rapid Round: Paul Haggis Picks His James Bond, Talks Scientology Six Years After Leaving'Show Me a Hero' for 72 days straight. When two-time Oscar winner Paul Haggis
Rapid Round: Paul Haggis Picks His James Bond, Talks Scientology Six Years After Leaving
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
'Show Me a Hero' for 72 days straight. When two-time Oscar winner Paul Haggis (Crash, Million Dollar Baby) heard that David Simon had a new HBO mini-series in the works and was looking for a director, he told his CAA agent to say yes at once.... Read more
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Variety
Oscar Isaac, Paul Haggis Bonded Over Building Story of an Everyman ‘Hero’that was unlike anything either had tackled before. The subject matter of “Her
Oscar Isaac, Paul Haggis Bonded Over Building Story of an Everyman ‘Hero’
Variety / Posted 19 days ago
that was unlike anything either had tackled before. The subject matter of “Hero,” written and produced by “The Wire’s” David Simon and William Zorzi, was highly unusual in its ordinariness. The six-hour mini tells the story of a racially... Read more
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New Kerala
Would love to work with Irrfan Khan, Nawazuddin: Raam Reddy - newkerala.com #72713filmmakers from my generation such as Gabriel Mascaro, Emin Alper and Chaitanya
Would love to work with Irrfan Khan, Nawazuddin: Raam Reddy - newkerala.com #72713
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
filmmakers from my generation such as Gabriel Mascaro, Emin Alper and Chaitanya Tamhane. I also have immense admiration for David Simon, the creator of the television show "The Wire". Q. "Thithi" features actors who don't act. How did you get such... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
The latest edition of Sport Club Notes10 Darryl Krenske 74cm in the shot of the day as well as winning the big Turkey
The latest edition of Sport Club Notes
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
10 Darryl Krenske 74cm in the shot of the day as well as winning the big Turkeys Nest ball pool. 13 Ken Anderson 700cm, 16 David Simon 154cm. Randall Olm won the Birdie hole #1 The Lucky Card (Clarrie Weier) jackpotted. In the prestigious Stroke... Read more
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Business Wire
Proskauer Represents New York REIT in Its $8.4 Billion Combination with The JBG CompaniesLara Miller, Maddy Barenholtz, Bryce Johnston, Maggie Rhoda, James Ross, Liz Mo
Proskauer Represents New York REIT in Its $8.4 Billion Combination with The JBG Companies
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
Lara Miller, Maddy Barenholtz, Bryce Johnston, Maggie Rhoda, James Ross, Liz Monteleone, Ryan Harris, Laura McAleer, David Simon, Luke Mansour, Lauren Richburg and Krista Whitaker (Corporate); Les Loffman, Tim Donovan, Rachel Hughes and Mani... Read more

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