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Told from the points of view of both the Baltimore homicide and narcotics detectives and their targets, the series captures a universe in which the national war on drugs has become a permanent, self-sustaining bureaucracy, and distinctions between good and evil are routinely obliterated.
First Air Date 2002-06-02
Last Air Date 2008-03-09
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the_girl_abides shared a tip "Still holds up today. Beautiful written and executed. This show really is one of the greatest of all time."
RicoLoveDinero shared a tip "A Classic....every season is good"
Greg.Martinez shared a tip "The first season is amazing"
Greg.Martinez shared a tip "Godspeed Michael Williams. Omar will be missed."
damien_scott shared a tip "I’ve waited so long to watch this and I’m finishing the first season tonight. Brilliant."
james_dunphy shared a tip "Watched this muuuuch later, and while it was good I also found it dated at times. Still good series."
godzilla_fan shared a tip "Omar's coming"
kelly_newell_2866 shared a tip "Wait…this show was fictional??? I thought it was a documentary"
laurie_galvin-klinsky shared a tip "Definitely the best show ever!!!"
claudette_holloway shared a tip "I still watch..."
virgilyo shared a tip "Everyone should watch this show."
leegoe shared a tip "so excited to binge this series!"
carl_walker_4083 shared a tip "Best ever show"
anthony_ealy_jr shared a tip "I think it’s my favorite show of all time"
carrie_nygard shared a tip "Takes a while to get to know all of the characters but then it gets you hooked"
john_witkowski shared a tip "The best series ever!!"
drewjc shared a tip "I cannot think of a better series. Great casting and outstanding plotlines."
rather_notsay_6247 shared a tip "What can I say that hasn't been said? This show is perf."