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The Wire: taking sociology forwards? | Steve Busfield

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Is Baltimore, where The Wire is set, the archetypal urban city for US sociologists? How many sociologists does it take to change a lightbulb? Five.

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#1 Dec 4, 2009
Light Bulbs don't have wires. They get SCREWED IN. So one sociologist to hold the bulb and five to screw it in.


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#2 Dec 4, 2009
I mean four to screw it in.

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