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An episode by episode discussion of The Wire, the greatest show in TV history.

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Hamsterdam: A Podcast About The Wir‪e‬ Muneer

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An episode by episode discussion of The Wire, the greatest show in TV history.

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    Hamsterdam Redux: The Target

    Hamsterdam Redux: The Target

    We begin our journey to give Season 1 of the Wire its proper audiovisual due.

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    • 42 min
    Wildcard: Smart Guy and Mind Your Language

    Wildcard: Smart Guy and Mind Your Language

    We discuss kids raising kids, precocious young boys, and the inexhaustible xenophobia of 1970s Britain.

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    • 1 hr 43 min
    The Deuce: Finish It

    The Deuce: Finish It

    An old friend joins us for the last episode, Abby shows that a leopard cannot change its spots, and we see a lot of the cast one last time through the eyes of a heavily made up Vinny.

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    • 1 hr 34 min
    The Deuce: That's a Wrap

    The Deuce: That's a Wrap

    Everyone’s out of money, Lori keeps zooming towards her rock bottom, and we see an abundance of pensive moments where people just stare off into the distance.

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    • 1 hr 23 min
    The Deuce: This Trust Thing

    The Deuce: This Trust Thing

    Abby reaches the apex of awfulness (we hope), Lori is not having a good month, and our dear friend Rudy Pipilo experiences a life changing event.

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    • 1 hr 24 min
    The Deuce: You Only Get One

    The Deuce: You Only Get One

    Gene Goldman steps up the moistness of his jheri curl, Candy wants Harvey to pay for her impractical movie, and Lori visits the The Badger State

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    • 1 hr 37 min

Customer Reviews

3.7 out of 5
3 Ratings

3 Ratings

RooMonger ,

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A delightful exploration of The Wire via kangol hats, readings of Felicia “Snoop” Pearson’s memoir, and New Edition reunion trivia. Listen to enjoy David Simon nerdery without the pedantism.
Also, for the record, poltergeist are attached to pubescent children. Gross. Get it together.

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