Writer and producer David Simon, best known for “The Wire,” announced on Twitter on Tuesday that he will not film his new show about Texas in Texas because of the state’s new abortion law:

“What else looks like Dallas/Ft. Worth?” he asked his Twitter followers:

The Dallas Film & Creative Industries Office asked him to reconsider:

But, no dice:

He noted that he moved productions in the past from Iraq because of safety issues:

One of his followers satirically suggested Honolulu but Simon answered with, “Maybe Tulsa”:

As for other locations, the architecture critic for the Dallas Morning News says there’s really no substitute but maybe Los Angeles would work:

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