The wire fraud and mail charges each carry a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison.
In 2004, I was in grad school, and Deadwood, The wire, and The Sopranos were all on HBO.
The race for Best Director is looking like it will go down to the wire.
My favorite character from TV is Omar from The wire, so maybe all those things have played a factor.
Because when you are on the wire, the universe that is around can be aggressive and actually deadly.
That was all the money which was taken that day for the use of forty miles of wire.
The result is, that the coil of wire has actually been converted into a magnet.
When the paper is to be wove, it is covered with wire gauze.
After passing a station, the locomotive would be stopped and the wire cut.
By that I mean it should not be so small as to create the possibility of the wire breaking.
Old English wir "metal drawn out into a thread," from Proto-Germanic *wiraz (cf. Old Norse viravirka "filigree work," Swedish vira "to twist," Old High German wiara "fine gold work"), from PIE *wei- "to turn, twist, plait" (cf. Old Irish fiar, Welsh gwyr "bent, crooked;" Latin viere "to bend, twist," viriæ "bracelets," of Celtic origin). Wiretapping is recorded from 1904, from earlier wiretapper (1893). Wirepuller in the political sense is 1848, American English.
To cancel or ignore what has gone before; begin anew; go back to square one: Let's just wipe the slate clean and pretend it never happened (1921+)