Games Beyond the Game: The 100 Greatest Quotes in 'The Wire'

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As the critically acclaimed HBO series approaches its 10th birthday, celebrate with a montage of the best lines (warning: includes spoilers).  This edit was put together by YouTube user hh1edits, and has over a million views. 

Another remix by YouTube user SugeKnight187 simply pulls all the instances of State Senator Clay Davis saying "sheeeeeeeiiit."

Don't miss John Hendel's "10 Years After Its Premiere, 'The Wire' Feels Dated, and That's a Good Thing," a look back at the historical context of the show's 2002-2008 run. 

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