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9/22/2008 at 8:40 a.m.
‘The Wire’ Continues Its Emmy Streak!
In a remarkable display of consistency, the TV Academy continued to snub television's best-ever show.
By Lane Brown
9/16/2008 at 2:15 p.m.
David Simon Tackles the Lincoln Assassination
David Simon is making a Lincoln-assassination mini-series!
By Amos Barshad
8/11/2008 at 4:15 p.m.
David Simon’s Last Words on ‘The Wire’ Season Five
Wire obsessives can complete their home collection today with the release of the final season on DVD.
8/7/2008 at 9:00 a.m.
David Simon Re-‘Wires’ His New Pilot
A handful of 'Wire' vets join Simon's New Orleans–set HBO pilot.
7/31/2008 at 5:15 p.m.
David Simon and the ‘Wire’ Cast Hold Forth at Museum of the Moving Image Panel
A cogent response to the 'Dickensian' question, thoughts on a 'Wire' movie, and the story of the revolt of Herc and Carver.
7/25/2008 at 8:00 a.m.
‘Mad Men,’ the Latest Show You Should Watch™
Let simple math prove to you why 'The Sopranos' is the greatest SYSW in TV history.
7/17/2008 at 9:45 a.m.
The Emmys Wimp Out
Breaking down the divergent Emmy fortunes of 'Mad Men' and 'The Wire.'
7/15/2008 at 1:45 p.m.
Jim True-Frost on ‘August: Osage County,’ Life As Prez, and the Perils of Eating Onstage
True-Frost talks to Vulture about the move from 'The Wire' to Broadway.
6/30/2008 at 5:15 p.m.
New York’s ‘Biggest Loser’ Hopefuls Want to Trade Muumuus for Prada
The hit NBC weight-loss show held auditions on Saturday at Rockefeller Center. We were there chubby-chasing.
6/27/2008 at 10:30 a.m.
Emmys Announce Ten-Show-Long Lists for Best Series Awards
'The Wire' and 'Family Guy' highlight lists full of surprises.
5/29/2008 at 12:30 p.m.
‘The Wire’ Alumni Watch: It Pays to Be a Player
Beadie in 'The Office'! Prez on Broadway! And Michael in Beverly Hills!
3/27/2008 at 12:00 p.m.
How the Sean Combs Gaffe in the L.A. ‘Times’ Proves David Simon Right — and Wrong
Just like ‘The Wire’'s Scott Templeton, Chuck Philips is a hard-driving reporter with questions of impropriety in his past.
3/17/2008 at 4:30 p.m.
David Simon Lays It On a Little Thick
Defending ourselves from the wrath of David Simon.
3/13/2008 at 10:30 a.m.
Spoilers: In Defense of the American Watercooler
In the era of DVDs, Netflix, BitTorrent, and iTunes, how soon is too soon — and how late is too late — to discuss the plot of a TV show or a movie?
By Dan Kois
3/13/2008 at 10:00 a.m.
Spoilers: The Official Vulture Statutes of Limitations
Let's hope these will be ratified by the United Nations and adopted by media worldwide.
By Dan Kois
3/11/2008 at 2:30 p.m.
Pitching the Inevitable ‘Wire’ Spinoffs on Network TV
We imagine the wheels are already turning in the heads of NBC wunderkind Ben Silverman and his network-president ilk.
3/11/2008 at 11:45 a.m.
Exclusive Video Preview: Omar on ‘Human Giant’!
What happens when the Illusionators add a black member?
3/11/2008 at 10:00 a.m.
Courtney Love Is Merely Eccentric
The Wire's Dominic West celebrated the finale of the show at a party with a bunch of strippers. Warren Buffett dined at Michael's. Courtney Love claims she's "eccentric," not "bipolar," on her MySpace blog. A "Page Six" "insider" claims that Lindsay Lohan's new crop of friends are "leeches … trying to drag Lindsay down and use her for her fame." Meanwhile, Dina Lohan is excited about her new reality show on E!, which will probably debut around Memorial Day.
3/10/2008 at 5:45 p.m.
Looking for Vulture's Coverage of ‘The Wire’?
A complete wrap-up of the day's coverage.
3/10/2008 at 3:45 p.m.
David Simon Still Has Some Things to Say
Three of our unanswered questions are kind of answered!