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David Simon, Creator of The Wire, Refuses to Film in Texas Over Abortion Ban



-David Simon was the creator, show-runner, and executive producer of The Wire. He recently confirmed on twitter (after quote-tweeting an article about unrest among Apple employees in Texas over the abortion ban) that he is working on a new HBO non-fiction show set in Texas but that he cannot, ethically, film in Texas.

-People tweeted Simon in response in an effort to argue with him, defend Texas, or try to #NotAllTexans his response (and also anti-vaxxers somehow got involved) and he was not having any of it:

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Tags: politics, television - hbo
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