UPDATED: Family Guy's MacFarlane Is Making A Cartoon About An Immigrant Family And Their Neighbors

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UPDATE: Lalo Alcaraz will be part of the writing team. That is certainly good news. GO LALO , make us all proud!

This could get ugly. Or do you think it could be a useful look into cultural shifts in the Southwest? Let us know your thoughts. 

### via The Atlantic Wire

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane plans to use his subtle cartoon stylings to take on the most divisive of our time, immigration, in a new show for Fox. This can only go terribly. 

MacFarlane was able to convince Fox to give him another shot, and another 13-episode season order for his new cartoon show, Bordertown, set to debut in 2014, TV Guide reported on Friday. MacFarlane has Dadsthat horrible showbut Deadline points out his animated empire is crumbling: The Cleveland Show is heading towards cancellation and American Dad is moving to TBS. MacFarlance really needed the pick-me-up from Fox executives. 

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  • commented 2013-11-12 15:28:49 -0800
    I think we need to wait and see what the message really is.
  • commented 2013-11-12 13:31:26 -0800
    Admit that it is definitely going to go terribly wrong and then just laugh about it. I’m sure he is clueless about our cultures and will make a terrible mess of it. Can’t wait to see it!
    La dominicana
  • commented 2013-11-12 13:12:28 -0800
    How about not making a show that has subtle racist overtones?