Breaking Bad or The Sopranos?

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What is the better show?

Poll closed Jun 13, 2014.
  1. The Sopranos

    53.6%
  2. Breaking Bad

    46.4%
  3. neither

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  1. Diogenes1

    Diogenes1 VIP Extreme Gold

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    Both have been argued to be the greatest television series in the history of television.

    What do you think?
     
  2. Diogenes1

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    As much as I love Breaking Bad, I feel that there is a lot more depth in The Sopranos.
     
  3. nfbuckeye

    nfbuckeye bloody, but unbowed. VIP

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    I felt "the Sopranos" was the best tv show ever until I saw "Breaking Bad."
     
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    Team Bunk.

    The Wire.

    /thread
     
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    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    IMHO, I find The Wire and The Sporanos equally awesome.

    Throw Deadwood in that mix, too.

    And, holy shit, how fucking awesome is Amazon Prime?
     
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    Season 2 of The Wire good? I enjoyed season 1
     
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    Breaking Bad was epic, but The Sopranos will always be my favorite.
     
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    I tried to get into the Wire, but that 4:3 screen format annoys the shit out of me.
     
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    Sopranos just didn't do it for me, Heisenberg for king!!!
     
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    Sopranos. If Breaking Bad was on HBO I'd reconsider
     
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    Actually , I've watched the entire breaking bad series one time. I've watched the entire Sopranos series multiple times
     
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    Me too
     
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    LOVE the BB but Sopranos had so many great characters that I gotta go with the WOPS for NJ.
     
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    Sopranos first 3-4 seasons were better. Breaking Bad was more consistent. I went with Sopranos because its peak was higher.
     
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    Tony>>Walter
     
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    Nearly two decades before landing the role of Walter White, Bryan Cranston was in Power Rangers!
     
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    If it weren’t for the 2007–08 writers’ strike, show creator Vince Gilligan and the other writers were planning to kill off Jesse in Episode 9 of the first season. Thanks to the strike this episode never happened, and it was decided that Jesse was much too valuable a character to lose. Yeah, bitch!
     
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    According to Anna Gunn, who played Skyler White, Cranston cried for 15 minutes after filming the scene in which Walt let Jesse’s girlfriend Jane Margolis die.
     
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    In a scene that Vince Gilligan called a “one-in-a-million shot,” Bryan Cranston managed to throw the pizza onto the roof in the very first take for this now-iconic moment.
     
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    Deadwood.