'Roseanne' cancellation to cost ABC tens of millions in ad revenue
30 May, 2018, 18:27 | Author: Christina Harvey
She's a ideal avatar for this moment in our history: white, loud, mean (she also took time Tuesday morning to tie Chelsea Clinton to some weird George Soros-related conspiracy) and enamored with unhinged narratives based on nothing but lies, like the tale of a global child-trafficking ring linked to Hillary Clinton that is jaw-dropping in its stupidity.
ABC bet on Trump supporters sticking with the program: Barr is an outspoken supporter herself, and her character on the show is, as well.
Following a racist tweet by Roseanne Barr early Tuesday morning that caused the comedian's revived sitcom to be canceled by ABC, her agency, ICM, to drop her as a client and planned reruns pulled from Viacom networks, late night hosts also criticized Barr for her comments. "I mean, we don't have much on this network". A few hours after Barr's tweet, Wanda Sykes, a consulting producer on the Roseanne show, tweeted she will not be returning. "Forgive me - my joke was in bad taste".
"Roseanne Barr's comments were appalling and reminiscent of a horrific time in our history when racism was not only acceptable but promoted by Hollywood. I was personally horrified and saddened by the comments and in no way do they reflect the values of the people who worked so hard to make this the iconic show that it is".
Disney shares fell more than 2% in trading Tuesday as the media giant contended with the fallout from the "Roseanne" cancellation and a disappointing box office performance by "Solo: A Star Wars Story".
Harvey Weinstein's courthouse arrival "Today's charges reflect significant progress in this active, ongoing investigation". Weinstein is also under investigation for similar charges in London and Los Angeles .
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Villa were unable to break down a Fulham side which played the last 20 minutes with ten men after Denis Odoi's sending off. If there was ever a game to completely sum up Grealish, both the promising and the bad, the play-off final would be it.
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In 21 games in which his team has faced elimination in the playoffs, James is averaging an NBA-record 33.5 points. The Cavs are averaging 113.5 points per game at home this series with James making 62.5 percent of his shots.
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Holtby was beaten for five goals, with the sixth being an empty-net tally from Tomas Nosek late in the third period. And then the Knights and Caps put on a high-energy production of their own with plenty of fireworks and drama.
This prompted Italian anti-establishment parties 5-Star Movement and League to abandon plans to form a government. Meanwhile, utility stocks led the gains, up around 0.7 percent amid political uncertainty in Italy.
Marc-André Fleury had a rare off evening in his remarkable playoff run with the extraordinary expansion Vegas Golden Knights. As incensed teammates flocked to Wilson, Marchessault headed to the locker room under his own power.
George's Chapel at Windsor Castle during the ceremony appears to show that she was fine with her ex-boyfriend's wedding. Prince George and Princess Charlotte acted as page boy and bridesmaid on the day.
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Trump says detained American released in Venezuela
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CSK vs SRH: Who will win today’s IPL 2018 Final game?
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He is unavailable for Game 6 for the third straight game. "He's one of our keys, and we've missed him the last two games". In Game 6, they were not hitting those shots, and defensively they let Hill and other supporting Cavaliers get rolling.
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