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Roseanne Cherrie Barr (born November 3, 1952) is an American actress, comedian, writer, and television producer.
- Muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj
- Responding to a tweet about Valerie Jarrett, reported in Ryan Parker, When users pointed out that the tweet seemed racist, Barr replied, "Muslims r NOT a race.", The Hollywood Reporter, (May 29, 2018).
- This tweet led to the cancellation of the revival of Roseanne by the ABC network.
- I'm not sure, but I think I spent the last 24 hours watching the party of inclusion, diversity, understanding, and acceptance, lynch a Jew.
- "Hey Lefties ... I'm a Jew, Quit Lynching Me!" TMZ, May 31, 2018.
- @ValerieJarrett i don't know if u saw it, but I wanted2 apologize to u 4 hurting and upsetting u with an insensitive & tasteless tweet. I am truly sorry-my whole life has been about fighting racism. I made a terrible mistake wh caused hundreds of ppl 2 lose their jobs. so sorry!
- guys I did something unforgivable so do not defend me. It was 2 in the morning and I was Ambien tweeting-it was memorial day too-i went 2 far & do not want it defended-it was egregious Indefensible. I made a mistake I wish I hadn’t but…don’t defend it please. ty
- Hi, this is Roseanne Barr and I'd like to welcome you to my own studio, where I'm able to speak for myself to my fellow and sister Americans without the filter of the biased media," she said. "This was my statement from the very beginning and it will continue to be forever because it is the truth. When ABC called and asked me to explain my 'egregious and unforgivable tweet,' I told them I thought Valerie Jarrett was white. And I also said, 'I'm willing to go on The View, Jimmy Kimmel, or whatever other show you want me to go on and explain that to my audience.'
- YouTube dialogue, July 2018 per Entertainment Tonight.
- The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power, You just take it.
- cited in; Kabir, Hajara Muhammad (2010). Northern women development. [Nigeria]. ISBN 978-978-906-469-4. OCLC 890820657.
Quotes about Barr
- I wish some of these so-called defenders of liberty would start to understand what freedom of speech is AND isn’t. Roseanne is allowed to say whatever she wants. It doesn’t mean @ABCNetwork needs to continue funding her TV show if her words are considered abhorrent.
- May 20, 2018 tweet (later deleted) on Twitter by James Gunn highlighted in same-day Variety article 30
- 1952 births
- Living people
- Actresses from the United States
- Stand-up comedians from the United States
- Producers from the United States
- Politicians from the United States
- Bloggers from the United States
- Activists from the United States
- Women activists
- American Jews
- People from Salt Lake City
- Women politicians in the United States
- Women born in the 20th century