FOR THE LOVE OF DAVID

by Ross Sharp

This blog is in serious danger of tipping over the edge of reality to become an altar before which we may kneel and give thanks (or sacrifice a few chickens and goats) to David Simon for the televisual blessings he has seen fit to send us these last several years.

And so, without further ado, here is the opening credit sequence for Season 1 of “Treme” …

And a favourite moment from Episode 4, John Goodman as Creighton Bernette speaks to YouTube in no uncertain terms …

The real aftermath of Katrina, a brief montage of footage from Nicholas Kadick …

I expect I’ll have more to say about this show when I’ve finished watching the first season. Lots more.

And you will feel the love.

Another HBO programme that’s hooked me is “Big Love”. For the fourth season, they’ve changed the opening credits. Watch …

Now, if all this isn’t enough, how about this news? …

Martin Scorsese and Soprano’s writer Terence Winter have teamed up for HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire”, set in Atlantic City during the time of prohibition.

Steve Buscemi stars. And Michael K. Williams (Omar from “The Wire”) is in it …

Life just can’t get any fucking better, can it?

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