Bayliss and Pembleton are handed "the mother of all red-balls," the stabbing of a judge on the sidewalk in broad daylight. It doesn't take them long to connect Georgia Rae Mahoney's feckless nephew to the murder. But unlike their previous contacts with him, he doesn't go easily this time. Written by
Did You Know?
Detective Meldrick Lewis Clark Johnson
is overheard delivering the punchline of the the bawdy "Bear Joke" on three different occasions during the run of the series.. David Simon liked the joke enough to take it to The Wire where Sgt. Jay Landsman Delaney Williams
delivers the punchline ... and the bear says, "you didn't real come here to hunt did you". See more
Det. Frank Pembleton
Congratulations, you just found a downtown payphone that actually works.