Some Thoughts on “The Wire: The Musical”

By Peter Honig

 (Every Friday, I will provide a Wire Link, a link to an article, clip, interview, or any other work about or related to The Wire. I will post the link and provide just a few highlights and comments in the form of “Burrell-friendly” dots.)

I am guessing that if you are reading this site, then you are also responsible for one or two of the half-million views of Funny Or Die’s “The Wire: The Musical.” The best way to kill a joke is to try to explain it, so I will spare the video from my analytic gaze. Instead, I will just offer my own favorite parts: