Monthly Archives: March 2008

Truth in Advertising

It turns out that the version that made it’s way around the internet a few years ago was the short version. The one below is the full version.

“Creatively speaking, he is the cheapest!”

The Wire dies beautiful

The Wire ended wonderfully. All loose ends were tied up, all characters accounted for, old horses were put out to pasture, new stallions took their place, my main prediction did not happen, and the central message of the show, that that system always wins, was reaffirmed.

Absolutely beautiful.

HBO is cruel

All season HBO has been running The Wire (aka one of the top two shows on television) one week ahead of schedule via the Comcast On-Demand service (which I why I subscribe to the thing). For the series finale they ran a one minute teaser saying we have to wait a week. HBO is an evil corporate monster.