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Clicking and Streaming: Netflix Original Series 'Bloodline' brings Faulknerian modernism to televisionStory | Apr 3, 2015 | 2:24 PMSo many people called "The Wire" Dickensian that David Simon incorporated a joke about it into the show’s final season. And, although Simon’s show could equally well be termed Balzacian, Zolaesque, or even Goncourtian, the point holds: "The Wire" covers a vast swath of the world’s social strata and exposes many of its ills through well-constructed drama.
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Bates | Image by Booking photo Editor's Note: An updated version of this story appears in Mobtown Beat, Nov. 25, 2009 Marlow Bates' stint in prison, where he's been detained since his April arrest for aiding an alleged drug-dealing conspiracy by the...