If you travel in the same circles of the internet that I do, then you doubtless ran across this fantastic compilation of the 100 greatest quotes from The Wire.
But, of course, all definitive lists are made to be analyzed, picked apart, and perhaps dismissed. This list was pretty good, but I thought that there were a few glaring omissions.
Omar’s explanation of his profession: “I rip n run…I robs drug dealers.”
Bunk and McNulty’s verbose investigation of a murder scene:
Snoop’s last words and just this scene in general:
This scene always kills me and the lieutenant’s eulogy is gorgeous, particularly his line about Baltimore being a dark corner of the American experiment.