Untangling The Wire

Just before the finale aired, we taped a conversation about the show with Mark Bowden and Jeffrey Goldberg, both of whom have written extensively about The Wire recently. I was the (none-too-smooth) moderator; you can watch part one here:

If you're looking for post-finale commentary, you can find the Goldberg take over at Slate; for a jaundiced view, try the Sun's David Zurawik; for a critical but somewhat more favorable assessment, head over to the House Next Door.