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Homicide: Life on the Street (tv program)
CNN's Mike Rowe out to rewire Baltimore's image
CNN's Mike Rowe out to rewire Baltimore's image

Update: Since this post appeared on Nov. 6, Rowe and David Simon, the creator of HBO's "The Wire," have had a back-and-forth on their blogs about the city's image. It started with Rowe's Nov. 6 post below. Read Simon's subsequent post here, and another from Rowe here. After an interview last week with me that will appear later this month in Sun Magazine [you can now read that interview here], Mike Rowe talked off the record about a project he hoped to become involved in aimed at changing Baltimore's image away from the one he saw largely created by such TV shows as "Homicide: Life on the Street" and "The Wire." He said details had...