Roseanne Barr says she 'begged' ABC to save her show

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"'Ambien brings out the racist in all of us?'" "Gee, he never called President Donald J. Trump to apologize for the awful statements made and said about me on ABC".

ABC canceled "Roseanne" after Barr, a Trump supporter and the show's main star, made a racist reference to former Obama administration adviser Valerie Jarrett on Twitter.

Barr's Twitter rant included comparing former White House aide Valerie Jarrett, a black woman, to an ape; reviving PizzaGate conspiracy theories; and insulting Chelsea Clinton's appearance.

"She gives you the best notes on set", Emma said last month.

"Guys I did one thing unforgiveable so don't defend me", she tweeted on Wednesday. And the maker of Ambien wants everyone to know that they do not want to be associated with Barr's assertion that The-Ambien-Made-Me-Do-It and issued a scathing tweet to that effect.

She previously apologized to the "wonderful writers (all liberal) and talented actors who lost their jobs on my show due to my stupid tweet" and expressed her regret over John Goodman and Laurie Metcalf losing their jobs too.

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Tom Werner, executive producer of the original "Roseanne" and its update, agreed with ABC's cancellation. He scoffed & said: 'what u have done is egregious, and unforgivable.' I begged 4 my crews jobs.

The 65-year-old - who portrays Barr's husband Dan Cooper on the series - explained that he would "rather say nothing than to cause more trouble" but assured he's doing well and that "everything's fine" since the backlash earlier this week.

Iger a year ago quit a Trump advisory council because of the president's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord. "And I am going to tell you the truth: She wanted it to happen, if you saw how her tweets escalated this weekend". She later sent dozens of tweets in which she apologized and offered up a number of reasons for her offensive comment. "And he said to me, oh my gosh, you married up in the world".

Goodman's comments come after Barr returned to Twitter to say other members of the cast threw her "under the bus".

"I got to believe that none of us like or appreciate what Roseanne Barr did, it's a disgusting mistake, and I think, you know, people view it, this whole thing about gorillas, it is a trope, it's a racist trope, and I've seen people taken down by this in the past", Caputo said.

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