Tipsy early morning tweet from David Simon (above right), creator of The Wire.
Elliot Lim’s animated tribute to the show of shows, set to the theme tune (Tom Waits’ Way Down In The Hole, performed here by The Blind Boys Of Alabama).
Seamus O’Reilly writes:
“Just spotted Wendell Pierce – best known as the Wire’s sweary, cigar-mouthed horn dog mumble-sass icon, Bunk Moreland – repping for St Pats’ following their being crowned League of Ireland champions. Admittedly this was as an ironic aside to New Orleans’ big upset tonight, still thought it might amuse.”
Patriots stun Saints on Tom Brady’s TD pass with 5 seconds left (ESPN)
St Pat’s win Airtricity League title (Back Page Football)