The Greek The detail has a setback. Russell and Bunk revisit Philly, looking for evidence. Brother Mouzone talks with Stringer Bell regarding their agreement, leaving Bell to contend with Avon Barksdale.
McNulty and Greggs return to the Westside, where they discover new connections. Herc and Carver feel disrespected by fellow officers. Nick tries come to terms with the Greeks, and himself.
original airdate--August 24,2003
music--Opening theme--"Way Down in the Hole" by The Blind Boys of Alabama
Epigraph--"Business. Always Business". - The Greek
The Greek referring to that everything they do is always for the business they are running, from the manipulation of the ports to their own names and lives they are twisting the world to meet their own ends but they are also part of the institutions.