Rachel’s Team Pick:
Some facts about The Wire‘s Omar:
1. He is fucking badass.
2. He is gay.
3. He is totally fucking badass.
4. You can hear him coming because he will be ominously whistling, and also really badass.
5. He is President Obama’s favorite character on The Wire.
6. The scene where Omar testifies against Bird with a tie wrapped around his neck like an ascot is fucking badass.
7. He dislikes cursing.
8. He goes with his grandmother to church once a month.
9. He likes Honey Nut Cheerios.
10. He and/or Michael K. Williams support marriage equality, and have joined the Marylanders for Marriage Equality campaign to bring marriage equality to The Wire‘s own Baltimore.