Comments: Muslim group upset with depiction on season premiere of 24

Actually, no. We all are stereotyped. Get over it, Muslims, like the rest of us.

Posted by Indigoi at December 29, 2004 11:39 PM

Hopefully someday they'll come to realize that the way to fix the negative image of Islam is to fix Islam itself, not force people to paint them a pretty portrait.

Posted by Me at December 30, 2004 02:23 AM

Arnold got the same reaction for his film "True Lies" depicting a gang of terrorists as (shock) muslims...and that was pre 9/11. We've said this before, we'll just have to keep saying it: not all muslims are terrorsts, but all terrorists are muslims.

Posted by Michael at December 30, 2004 09:06 AM

Can't wait for "24." This is their second time having Muslim terrorists in four seasons (the other years were Serbs and, I believe, South Americans)- which sounds about right.

Happy new year

Posted by Stephen Silver at December 30, 2004 03:03 PM

I'm sick of being stereotyped as a mafioso...oh wait, no I'm not.

Nobody F's with me, cuz I might be "connected".

Posted by Digger at December 30, 2004 06:24 PM

How DARE they depict muslims as terrorists. After all, we know that thre has NEVER been a Muslim terrorist problem anywhere in the world, and that no Muslim child has ever been involved in terrorist activity.

What could Fox have been thinking, in a day and age when we are faced with such a horrific problem with Buddhist terrorists!

Posted by The Precinct Chair at January 1, 2005 10:42 PM

Yeah, well, it's still my favorite show. I don't care if they have Steve Urkel preparing to nuke New York City.

Posted by Julie Anne Fidler at January 3, 2005 07:22 PM

They'll get over it.

Posted by Jim at January 4, 2005 10:10 PM
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