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Episode 1 of 10 within Season Five. Item 51 of 60 overall.
Production number 501.
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McNulty and the detail continue to stake out Marlo and his crew. Recently promoted Sergeant Carver is met with complaints concerning unpaid overtime.

Meanwhile, Haynes deals with cutbacks, but is still able to expose a politician's connection to a drug dealer; and Joe, Marlo, Fatface Rick meet to divide up the drug trade across Baltimore.

original airdate--January 06,2008

network: HBO

music--Opening theme--"Way Down in the Hole" by Steve Earle

  1. "Eric B. Is President" by Eric B. & Rakim
  2. "Not a Criminal" (With Gun Shots) by Chamillionaire featuring Kelis
  3. "Blind Love" by The Nighthawks
  4. "Beacuse Of You" by Ne-Yo
  5. "I'm a King Bee" by Slim Harpo
  6. "The Tide Is High" by Blondie
  7. "Mother-In-Law" by Ernie K. Doe
  8. "Do Me That Way" by Davis


Epigraph--"The bigger the lie, the more they believe". 

Bunk makes this remark after perpetrating an elaborate hoax to trick a young suspect into confessing to a crime.


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