"The Target"

'The Wire': Way Down in the Hole

By The Ringer

"The Target"

Jemele Hill and Van Lathan look at the pilot episode of ‘The Wire’ and discuss the episode’s theme of “chain of command” (03:00), the fall of the Barksdale empire (08:00), a character deep-dive on D’Angelo Barksdale (30:30), their favorite scenes from the episode (44:00), the greatest snitch in history (51:00), and more.
"The Target"
"The Target"
'The Wire': Way Down in the Hole