BREAKING: ABC Cancels ‘Roseanne’ Television Show Following Tweet on Valerie Jarrett


ABC announced Tuesday they cancelled ‘Roseanne’ after Barr fired off a tweet about Valerie Jarrett.

Roseanne said this of Jarrett, “muslim brotherhood and planet of the apes had a baby=vj.”


Roseanne Barr apologized Tuesday morning for the comment.

Roseanne says she is leaving Twitter?

ABC executives decided to cancel Roseanne Barr’s highly popular television show.

The Hill reported:

ABC says it’s cancelling “Roseanne” following an “abhorrent” tweet from the show’s star.

ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey announced Tuesday: “Roseanne’s Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show.”

The decision came hours after star Roseanne Barr drew sharp condemnation for a tweet on former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett, whom she compared to a child of “The Planet of the Apes” and the Muslim Brotherhood.

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