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The brutality at police headquarters continues over the perceived failure of department commanders to rein in the city's crime stats. Another hit by Omar on the Barksdale stash houses goes horribly wrong. Proposition Joe summons Stringer Bell to a meeting and tells him that the cops have screwed up. Daniels reassigns his detail after the wire on Stringer Bell goes dead. Written by Anonymous

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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At the end of Dead Soldiers, Councilman Thomas 'Tommy' Carcetti is seen having an extra marital affair at a political fund raiser. The character Tommy Carcetti bears a strong resemblance to former Baltimore Mayor/City Councilman and Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley. This scene caused quite a kerfuffle and no doubt will continue to be a source of controversy as O'Malley runs for the presidency in 2016. See more »

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During Detective Ray Cole's funeral, the actor (who is supposed to be dead) can be seen breathing as they cut away from his body on the pool table. See more »

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Acting Commissioner Ervin H. Burrell: I don't care how many years you have on this job. If the felony rate doesn't fall, *you* most certainly will. If the Gods are fucking you, you find a way to fuck them back. It's Baltimore, gentlemen. The gods will not save you.
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The lectern in the Western district meeting room has several plaques for meritorious service in the background. The most prominent plaque is dedicated to a person named Peranio who is actually Vince Peranio, the actual production designer for the series. See more »

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References The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) See more »

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Way Down in the Hole
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Written by Tom Waits
Performed by the Neville Brothers
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