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  1. books
    Laura Lippman on Baltimore’s Many Lives and Layered Literary MythsFew people know the city like this novelist-reporter.
  2. art
    John Waters Is the Godfather of Baltimore’s Art SceneThe Prince of Puke’s museum retrospective inspires six artists to reflect on his transgressive influence on his hometown.
  3. the wire
    Melvin Williams, Kingpin of The Wire Fame, DiesHe partly inspired the character of Avon Barksdale.
  4. new music
    Solange Debuted New Song, ‘Rise,’ Dedicated to Ferguson and Baltimore“He is only a man with flesh and bones.”
  5. Prince’s ‘Baltimore’ Is a More Complex Kind of Protest SongThe Purple One performed the new track live for the first time last night.
  6. How ‘The Nightly Show’ Found Its Voice in Its Baltimore CoverageI’ve been keeping up with The Nightly Show since its premiere, a handful of episodes here and there excepted, and it’s going as well as anyone […]
  7. Larry Wilmore Has a Diner Date with Rival Baltimore Gang MembersEarlier this week, a local Baltimore news report featuring rival gang members explaining their new truce went viral, so Larry Wilmore headed […]
  8. Larry Wilmore Examines the Baltimore Police Department’s History of Rough […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Nightly Show, in which Larry Wilmore takes a closer look at the Baltimore PD’s documented past of “rough […]
  9. before and after
    See Before and After Photos of Locations From The WireHamsterdam, then and now.
  10. the industry
    Trey Parker and Matt Stone Have a New Kenny (And Spenny)Plus industry news on Mary J. Blige, Paul McCartney, and Tom Shadyac.