A Sitcom About Terrorists? Fuhgeddaboudit!

A sitcom about terrorists in America has been making the rounds of Hollywood. But though the scripts have won a lot of interest and admiration, the show hasn’t found a home. “Though a number of dramatic movies and mini-series about 9/11 are already being produced, executives who passed on “The Cell” told the writers they feared that Americans – particularly in New York and Washington – were nowhere near ready for a sitcom that could be seen as trivializing the attacks, even after four years.”