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

Updated Sep 7th 2021, 7:31 AM 62,087 Views 36 Comments

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

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

Mar 19th 2019, 3:37 PM 123,177 Views 56 Comments

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

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

Nov 15th 2016, 4:56 PM 4,436 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Oct 11th 2016, 3:17 PM 2,741 Views 1 Comment

The Raiders quarterback is the third best in fantasy football.

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

Sep 27th 2016, 3:16 PM 2,420 Views 2 Comments

The Dallas Cowboys quarterback is set for a big weekend.

The Wire: NFL week 3 fantasy football advice
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The Wire: NFL week 3 fantasy football advice

Sep 20th 2016, 2:00 PM 3,900 Views 5 Comments

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

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

Jul 24th 2016, 9:30 PM 23,675 Views 16 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 11th 2015, 10:30 AM 7,936 Views 8 Comments

And he can blame Sly Stallone.

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

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

Jun 2nd 2015, 6:59 PM 6,773 Views 1 Comment

Sheeeeeeeee-it!

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

Jan 8th 2015, 12:38 PM 3,537 Views 0 Comments

The Aussies weren’t best pleased.

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

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

Nov 2nd 2014, 7:03 PM 13,648 Views 2 Comments

Wendell Pierce is the Saints’ most-famous fan.

The Bunk is ready for Sunday's FAI Cup Final
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The Bunk is ready for Sunday's FAI Cup Final

Oct 28th 2014, 6:34 PM 5,554 Views 8 Comments

A man must have a code.

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

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

Jun 16th 2014, 2:14 PM 4,475 Views 0 Comments

How did this even happen?

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

This city is being terrorised by the most mundane crimes ever

May 1st 2014, 5:02 PM 3,695 Views 2 Comments

Raccoons are loitering and they must be stopped.

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

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

Apr 28th 2014, 1:05 PM 3,989 Views 1 Comment

A man must have a code.

36 ways to cheat your way through any TV conversation
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# Better Call Saul

36 ways to cheat your way through any TV conversation

Apr 13th 2014, 1:00 PM 27,436 Views 16 Comments

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

A definitive ranking of noughties television series finales
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# Dunzo

A definitive ranking of noughties television series finales

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:30 PM 36,412 Views 84 Comments

What, you’re gonna leave it like THAT?

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

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

Jan 22nd 2014, 2:25 PM 1,528 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 14th 2013, 12:38 PM 4,856 Views 5 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 31st 2013, 10:00 AM 1,294 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

Aug 26th 2013, 2:32 PM 1,509 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 12th 2013, 1:35 PM 2,972 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.

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

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

Jun 8th 2013, 9:05 AM 3,201 Views 1 Comment

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

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

The Spoofer's Guide To Talking About TV Shows

Apr 7th 2013, 6:15 PM 10,017 Views 25 Comments

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

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

Dec 30th 2012, 11:00 AM 14,471 Views 0 Comments

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

Downton Abbey versus The Wire... in tweets
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# Sheeeeet

Downton Abbey versus The Wire... in tweets

Nov 13th 2012, 2:57 PM 1,593 Views 0 Comments

“Stringer Bell continues to court Lady Mary…”

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

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

Nov 6th 2012, 9:20 AM 746 Views 0 Comments

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

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

VIDEO: The Wire remade… Lego-style

Jul 19th 2012, 8:30 PM 6,394 Views 12 Comments

Everyone’s favourite show, now with detachable heads.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 24th 2012, 11:00 AM 38 Views 1 Comment

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

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 10th 2012, 11:00 AM 43 Views 0 Comments

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

Premier League previews: The final day
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Premier League previews: The final day

May 13th 2012, 7:01 AM 365 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Mar 20th 2012, 12:27 PM 2,871 Views 16 Comments

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

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

Mar 15th 2012, 9:52 AM 1,898 Views 1 Comment

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

Wire actress pleads guilty to drugs charge
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# US Courts

Wire actress pleads guilty to drugs charge

Aug 9th 2011, 11:05 AM 986 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.

Wire actress among 30 arrested in Baltimore
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# Arrested

Wire actress among 30 arrested in Baltimore

Mar 10th 2011, 5:44 PM 2,643 Views 0 Comments

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