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Roseanne Barr Says She "Begged" Ben Sherwood Not to Cancel 'Roseanne'

01 June 2018

"And I'm like, 'That's impossible.' Like, I was groggy, but I'm like, 'That's impossible, 20 million people are watching that show.' And she said, 'She tweeted something racist'".

It took ABC and its parent company Disney just a few hours to cancel the show. Her show has become a weekly source of controversy in the current American zeitgeist and it looks like ABC had just had enough.

John Goodman is holding back from saying too much about the cancelation of Roseanne, following a racist tweet from Roseanne Barr.

Arnold, who wrote for "Roseanne" starting in 1988 and was married to Barr from 1990 to 1994, said the mistake was letting her have a phone at all.

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I also remember how great they are and how young they are still. "I want to be here, I love the city, I love this team". In his first season in Boston, the 26-year-old averaged 24.4 points, 5.1 assists and 3.8 rebounds in 60 games.

Barr had sparked outrage on Tuesday by suggesting that Jarrett, who was born in Iran and is African American, was the product of the "muslim brotherhood and planet of the apes" having "a baby".

Barr's other TV daughter Lecy Goranson said that while she was "devastated" by Roseanne's cancellation, "more devastating are the effects of hate speech and racism on individuals and society". Jarrett also said that Iger had called her before the announcement that "Roseanne" was canceled, and that Iger "apologized". Like, you know what, no matter what kind of divorce you had, that's a weird thing to say.

Barr's son has made a number of posts on social media about Jarrett and former President Barack Obama. Gee, he never called President Donald J. Trump to apologize for the frightful statements made and said about me on ABC.

On his Twitter and Facebook accounts, Moore posted a video from Roseanne's late 1990s talk show, "The Roseanne Show", featuring both Moore and Trump. Yesterday, Iger tweeted about ABC entertainment president Channing Dungey's move to cancel "Roseanne".

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Barr apologized and deleted her Monday-night tweet, calling it a "bad joke", but the damage had already been done. Within 24 hours of the racist tweet going live, ABC had pulled the plug and cancelled "Roseanne ".

The reboot of her hit sitcom Roseanne had been a ratings victor, and Mr Trump had called to congratulate her personally on its first season back.

'That's what happened. That was the tweet she deleted'. Sykes had responded to Barr's invective by announcing via Twitter that she wouldn't return to the show. "I begged Ben Sherwood at ABC 2 let me apologize & make amends".

On whether or not Barr can be forgiven for her comments, Smith said, "Can she be forgiven?"

Barr ended her most recent string of tweets by writing, "I end by offering everyone involved one more apology and prayers for healing of our divided nation".

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