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He created 'The Wire,' but his heart is still in the newsroom. And he hates internet babble

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His Heart is still in the newsroom.

“If newspapers weren’t run into the ground, I’d probably still be at one,” David Simon said this week. The creator of “The Wire,” “Homicide: Life on the Streets,” “Treme” and “The Corner,” never had a master plan for jumping from the overnight cop beat at the Baltimore Sun to the heights of HBO prestige dramas.

And, despite the collapse of the newspaper industr

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