BREAKING: ABC Cancels Roseanne

We all knew it was too good to be true.

President Donald Trump supporter Roseanne Barr has been cancelled by ABC, which initially put her on its fall lineup after her mid-season replacement sitcom set ratings records and became the #1 show on television.

The New York Times reports:

Early on Tuesday, Ms. Barr posted a comment about Valerie Jarrett, the former adviser to Mr. Obama, that said if “muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj.”

Ms. Barr, whose ABC sitcom closed out a successful comeback season last week, initially dismissed accusations that the comment was racist, defending it as “a joke.” She also said on Twitter, “ISLAM is not a RACE, lefties. Islam includes EVERY RACE of people.”

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Big League Politics reported on all of the behind-the-scenes manipulations to try to force out Roseanne Barr from her hit show: