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ABC President Cancels ‘Roseanne’ Reboot

ABC has canceled its hit reboot of “Roseanne” following Roseanne Barr’s racist tweet about former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett. ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey says the comment “is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel the show.” The “Roseanne” revival this spring was an unexpected major hit for ABC. It was particularly popular among…