Roseanne Barr Racist Tweet

Roseanne Barr
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September 03, 2018 - 7:53 pm
By Chloe Melas (CNN) -- Roseanne Barr says she plans to be abroad when "The Conners" premieres without her this fall. Barr told her longtime friend, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, during the latest installment of his podcast , that she won't be tuning into the "Roseanne" spinoff. Instead, she'll be halfway...
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John Goodman
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August 27, 2018 - 9:40 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Goodman is speculating that this fall's "Roseanne" spinoff will mean curtains for the matriarch played by Roseanne Barr. In an interview with the Sunday Times of London, Goodman said he wasn't sure how the new series, titled "The Conners," will be structured. But he guessed...
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Roseanne Barr
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July 27, 2018 - 4:38 pm
By Brian Lowry, CNN (CNN) -- Roseanne Barr called the racially offensive tweet that triggered her firing a "big misunderstanding" and "a big mistake," reiterating that she was "sad that people thought it was racist" during a rambling, tearful, wide-ranging TV interview. "I've apologized a lot,"...
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Valerie Jarrett
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June 02, 2018 - 1:38 pm
By Clare Foran and Jeff Zeleny, CNN (CNN) -- In the wake of racist comments against her by Roseanne Barr that led ABC to cancel the television sitcom "Roseanne," Valerie Jarrett is criticizing elected officials who "demean others" and calling on voters to "demand better" at the ballot box in 2018...
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