If you don’t believe me, just take a spin through some of Baltimore’s drug infested communities. Better yet, don’t. But, if you did drive through those areas, you would see some of the most depressing sights – homelessness, panhandling, prostitution, blue lights flickering atop the light poles. You get the picture, right?
Heroin usage has a grip on this city. Once you get a “taste,” you’re likely hooked on the “girl.” For every rehabilitated soul, there are a few bodies ending up in the ground far earlier than life plans. It’s hard to admit that a substantial portion of THE WIRE is quite realistic. After all, it’s a disturbing reflection of our city. It is what it is …..