The Wire is one of the greatest works of art in recent memory, and for no other reason besides the fact that it’s Friday, we bring you a scene from Season 2 in which literary man Richard Price discusses THE GREAT GATSBY with D’Angelo Barksdale in prison. Look for the subtle Faulkner quote hidden in his monologue:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1M2AUYYKfxk&noredirect=1

Richard Price, author of Lush Life