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Wandering Eye: Checking in with David Simon, 3-D printed guns, and the benefits of being a Jewish Orioles fan

Wandering Eye: Checking in with David Simon, 3-D printed guns, and the benefits of being a Jewish Orioles fan

For those curious to know what David Simon's been doing and thinking about recently, check out this lengthy piece by John Mulholland, editor of The Guardian's Sunday newspaper, The Observer. In it, Simon discusses the themes of "Show Me a Hero," his expected HBO miniseries about a Yonkers, New York public-housing battle in the 1980s, and rails against what he seems to see as an irrevocably broken social contract in a system rigged to protect the already wealthy from the threat of lower-class upward mobility. Asked about his future in television, Simon said, "Well, I have enough to keep writing these miniseries nobody will watch for as long as HBO will allow nobody to...

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