About Dov Friedman

Dov Friedman works in foreign policy in Ankara, Turkey. Like sportswriter Jason Whitlock, he has a childlike obsession with The Wire.

Network Jews: Michael Ginsberg, the Smartass Ad Man on Mad Men

By April 4, 2013

The skilled young copywriter who quickly becomes Don Draper’s foil Read More

Network Jews: Saul Berenson from Showtime’s Homeland

By August 28, 2012

The CIA Middle East division chief is the most accurately depicted American Jew on television Read More

Network Jews: Maurice Levy, the Jewish Lawyer from HBO’s ‘The Wire’

Network Jews: Maurice Levy, the Jewish Lawyer from HBO’s ‘The Wire’
By May 15, 2012

The caricatured shyster who manipulates the law for his own gain and represents the ingrained injustice in David Simon’s Baltimore Read More