Ms. Barr's revival of her hit show was pulled by ABC after she called former Obama White House advisor Valerie Jarrett a mash-up of the Muslim Brotherhood and "Planet of the Apes". "I just want to apologize to the hundreds of people, and wonderful writers (all liberal) and talented actors who lost their jobs on my show due to my stupid tweet".
Barr also revealed she would appear on Joe Rogan's podcast on Friday. She later deleted the tweet and tweeted an apology to Jarrett and "all Americans".
ABC's decision to cancel "Roseanne" after star Roseanne Barr made a racist remark on Twitter will cost the broadcast network tens of millions of dollars in advertising revenue, according to multiple estimates. I'm glad ABC decided that was too much, even though the network previously seemed fine holding her up as a star, contributing to the normalization of her xenophobia and outright craziness.
"Guys I did something unforgiveable so do not defend me", Barr wrote, after retweeting many fans who had been defending her. "Forgive me- my joke was in bad taste".
Lemon began the segment by pointing to some of Barr's many controversial statements in the past and suggesting these new comments from her - in which she comparedValerie Jarrett to an ape - are nothing new.
Barr's tweet on Tuesday may have been the straw that broke the camel's back, but there's a lot to understand about how exactly "Roseanne" came to an end. To Fishman, she wrote, "i created the platform for that inclusivity and you know http://it.ME".
That put her in good company, as she finished ahead of three-time victor Helio Castroneves and a number of other Indy 500 winners. She was surrounded by autograph-seekers all month, and she got one of the loudest ovations during driver introductions Sunday.
Weinstein was formally charged with rape and other acts of sexual misconduct . "The first Bill Cosby trial ended in a mistrial". On Megyn Kelly Today , when asked what she would like to say to Weinstein if he might be listening, McGowan said, "We got you".
Such was Ricciardo's pace that Mclaren's Stoffel Vandoorne (finished 14th) was waiting to unlap himself in the latter stages. After crashing in FP3 yesterday, Verstappen couldn't participate in qualifying and started the race in the last row.
The prospect of Italy's government going on a spending spree on promised tax cuts and welfare benefits roiled markets last week. Conte gave up on the bid to form a government after President Sergio Mattarella vetoed his choice for economy minister .
Some far western N.C. counties along the Georgia border could see as much as 10 inches of rain, NOAA reported Friday. According to the National Hurricane Center , tropical storm watches are now in affect for parts of Mexico and Cuba.
So if you're someone who gets very little sleep during the week, you just need to sleep in during the weekends to make up for it. In the same age group, short sleep (or long sleep ) on both weekdays and weekend showed increased mortality.
Set just 64 for victory on the fourth morning, Pakistan finished on 66 for one before lunch to go 1-0 up in this two-match series. Anderson bowled Azhar in the third over but Sohail didn't hang around, hitting six fours and a six in a 32-ball knock.
The new fissure sent more lava into the to evacuated Leilani Estates district in the eastern corner of Hawaii's Big Island. Geological Survey said sulfur dioxide emissions from the volcano have more than doubled since the current eruption began.
The area is under a tropical storm warning, meaning tropical storm conditions are expected in the next 24 hours. Like residents in Sarasota and Manatee counties, people in Gulfport, Mississippi, lined up to fill sandbags.
After hitting a high of $84.47 on May 14, the brent crude oil prices have plummeted by almost $9 over the past fortnight. In other three metro cites, petrol is available at Rs 80.76 in Kolkata, Rs 85.93 in Mumbai and Rs 81.11 in Chennai.
What is brewing between Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas?
We don't know about you but they make a good pair. "She's a lovely person and I'm dying now to go to India", he told IANS. When Kimmel noted how young Jonas is, joking that he's 11 years old, Chopra quipped back, "I didn't ask his age".
Man Utd hoping to sign €20m Dalot from Porto this week
Sky Sports reports that United are in talks for Dalot, a 19-year-old who only made eight senior team appearances this past season. And, with Matteo Darmian and Daley Blind expected to leave the club this summer, he is expected to sign another full-back.
Solo Star Wars film underwhelms at box office
Personally, I enjoyed it more than any of the other recently released Star Wars films, but maybe the overall fandom isn't into it. Opening over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, the studio expected the film to ring up between $130-150 million domestically.
Warriors to play Game 7 without Andre Iguodala
On Monday morning, Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Iguodala was having a hard time being sidelined deep into the playoffs. Why did they stop attacking the basket after the first half? "I'll be good, though", he said.
Two dead, three missing as cyclone hits Oman
The Saudi meteorological authority said on Sunday that winds blew at 60 kilometres per hour, kicking up blinding dust storms. State-run Oman Television showed footage of large areas covered with floods in Dhofar and the nearby Al-Wusta provinces.
What's The Deal With GDPR And Your Online Privacy?
Facebook has been put under increased control over how it uses the data of users after the scandal with Cambridge Analytica . European privacy regulators signalled that they were ready to flex their muscles but were not "sanctioning machines".
Kerala Tourism industry stabilising after Nipah setback
The Collector said that the advisory has been issued by the hospitals to their staff and a press release has been given to them. The presence of the Nipah virus was confirmed after tests conducted on Sabith's brother Muhammed Salih, who died on May 18.
Boston Celtics Pride: The growing legend of Jayson Tatum
George Hill added 20 points, while Jeff Green and Larry Nance came off the bench to deliver 14 and 10, respectively. He didn't play at all in the first quarter, as the offense languished and shots repeatedly clanged off the rim.