Roseanne Barr Blames Michelle Obama for Getting Fired

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Published on March 11, 2019 - Duration: 01:29s

Roseanne Barr Blames Michelle Obama for Getting Fired

The reboot of 'Roseanne' was infamously canceled in May 2018 after a series of racist and Islamophobic tweets by the comedian.

Barr compared Valerie Jarrett, Barack Obama's aide, to the Muslim Brotherhood and someone from 'Planet of the Apes.'

Barr initially took responsibility for the remarks that got her fired.

She now believes the former first lady was behind the ABC sitcom's cancelation.

Roseanne Barr, via 'Sunday Times Magazine' Channing Dungey, former president of ABC Entertainment Group, is now Netflix’s vice president of original content.

Barr also praised President Trump, referring to him as a β€œgenius” and a β€œreal deep thinker.” Roseanne Barr, via 'Sunday Times Magazine'

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