The Wire may not be a show for everyone, but this episode of The Hourchive is. The first half of this two-hourchive epic is a Wire primer for those who've never seen the show; the second is a season-by-season discussion of exactly why it's the best show ever. Hint: all the pieces matter.
03:45 Snot Boogie
11:20 A staggering amount of characters
18:35 Interlude: The Missing Package
22:15 Bodymore, Murdaland