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    'Roseanne' Canceled by ABC after Racist Tweet

    'Roseanne' Canceled by ABC after Racist Tweet

    "Roseanne" -- the breakout hit of 2018 -- has gotten the axe just hours after Roseanne posted a tweet about former Obama aide Valerie Jarrett, saying, "muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes."

    ABC said, "Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show."

    Reaction was unbelievably swift. Roesanne took the tweet down and apologized, but the damage was already done.

    Wanda Sykes bailed instantly as a direct result of the tweet. Sara Gilbert tweeted just before ABC's announcement, "This is incredibly sad and difficult for all of us, as we've created a show that we believe in, are proud of, and that audiences love -- one that is separate and apart from the opinions and words of one cast member."

    The show premiered in March to an enormous rating of 18 million viewers, triggering a slew of reboot shows. It was renewed for season 2 just days after the debut.

    Source: http://www.tmz.com/2018/05/29/rosean...ist-tweet-abc/
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    Quote Originally Posted by Prince View Post
    'Roseanne' Canceled by ABC after Racist Tweet

    "Roseanne" -- the breakout hit of 2018 -- has gotten the axe just hours after Roseanne posted a tweet about former Obama aide Valerie Jarrett, saying, "muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes."

    ABC said, "Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show."

    Reaction was unbelievably swift. Roesanne took the tweet down and apologized, but the damage was already done.

    Wanda Sykes bailed instantly as a direct result of the tweet. Sara Gilbert tweeted just before ABC's announcement, "This is incredibly sad and difficult for all of us, as we've created a show that we believe in, are proud of, and that audiences love -- one that is separate and apart from the opinions and words of one cast member."

    The show premiered in March to an enormous rating of 18 million viewers, triggering a slew of reboot shows. It was renewed for season 2 just days after the debut.

    Source: http://www.tmz.com/2018/05/29/rosean...ist-tweet-abc/
    Yeah, they were just looking for some way to cancel the show... Wanna bet Fox picks it up?

    Oh and of course what about her freedom of speech? Isn't that what the left is saying Collin Capernic has and should not be punished for kneeling during the National Anthem? Double standard is the only standard the left has.

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    Why is ABC okay with all of the hate spewed by those nasty bitches on The View? Rosanne is a comedian and she made a joke, those bitches are serious and they talk shit daily about people.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Prince View Post
    Why is ABC okay with all of the hate spewed by those nasty bitches on The View? Rosanne is a comedian and she made a joke, those bitches are serious and they talk shit daily about people.
    I agree, I can?t watch verbal Vomit that is the View, love the Roseanne show... always have, I hope Fox picks it up... just amazing how many people are butt hurt over Trump being president.... get over it already , I don?t wish any our elected presidents fail, I hope they all succeed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Prince View Post
    Why is ABC okay with all of the hate spewed by those nasty bitches on The View? Rosanne is a comedian and she made a joke, those bitches are serious and they talk shit daily about people.

    .. so you also make time to watch the 'View' ??? #SAD you must be having your period ? ..

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    Quote Originally Posted by charley View Post
    .. so you also make time to watch the 'View' ??? #SAD you must be having your period ? ..
    yeah that's it Chuck I watch the View. #tard



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    I just realized a few months ago the nerdy girl from the Big Bang theory that works at the school was from the Rosanne show.
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    ABC/Disney probably have some personal conduct clause in their contract with Roseanne. The parent company being Disney they obviously aren't going to want someone making public comments like that. It will have an effect on their bottom line as Disney is supposed to be the family and kid-friendly company.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zaphod View Post
    ABC/Disney probably have some personal conduct clause in their contract with Roseanne. The parent company being Disney they obviously aren't going to want someone making public comments like that. It will have an effect on their bottom line as Disney is supposed to be the family and kid-friendly company.


    Hahah! Do some research on some of the other people that work for Disney.

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    LOL... right.. I know where this is going.

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    It's all about the money. It's like if a millionaire business owner was racist against blacks, but knows that 80% of his revenue came from blacks. Freedom of speech or not, a smart businessman would keep his comments to himself and smile all the way to the bank.

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