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Can We Save the Great American Cop Show? 5 Ways To Do It
Edgar Hoover worked with, and sometimes coerced, television producers to make shows that put law enforcement in a positive light. So what to do with our Law and Orders? Our SWATs? Our Hawaii-Five-O's? Our Criminal Minds? Our Numbers? Our NCIS's? Our CSI's? What about even more recent, and slightly more "woke" Brooklyn Nine-Nines and The Rookies?[...]