Roseanne Barr Opens Up About ABC Firing And Racist Claims: "I Made A Mistake. It Cost Me My Life's Work"
July 27, 2018
We all remember how ABC canceled the show that many of us had been looking forward to – Roseanne. And we all remember the bitter reason behind it – an offensive tweet about Valerie Jarett that Roseanne Barr posted on her feed.
What was it all about?
From Channing Dungey, President of ABC Entertainment: "Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show."— Robert Iger (@RobertIger) May 29, 2018
There was only one thing to do here, and that was the right thing.