The Wire: Season 3, Episode 7

Back Burners (7 Nov. 2004)

TV Episode  |  TV-MA  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Daniels goes ballistic when the detail gets reassigned to the Western District. Stringer Bell learns from Donette that Brianna is thinking about talking to McNulty. Bunk receives a gift ... See full summary »

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Daniels goes ballistic when the detail gets reassigned to the Western District. Stringer Bell learns from Donette that Brianna is thinking about talking to McNulty. Bunk receives a gift wrapped surprise. A single cell phone allows Freamon to begin mapping out a communications network for the Barksdale organization. Marlo dispatches a drive-by on a Barksdale drug corner. Written by Anonymous

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Omar returns Dozerman's gun to bunk "gift-wrapped" in the silk tie he wore to Bird's trial in Season 2. See more »

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After Snoop commits the drive by the window of a nearby car is shown to be intact but in subsequent shots the window is completely broken. See more »

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Sgt. Ellis Carver: [to drug dealers] This shit is like unemployment insurance. Every employer gotta pay in. If I find out anyone been holding out, then he's out of here back on the street getting his head busted. The least y'all can do is look out for your own people a little bit.
Det. Thomas 'Herc' Hauk: What are you, a fuckin' communist?
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