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ABC Entertainment president responds to 'Roseanne' cancelation

Posted: 11:49 AM, May 29, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-29 18:49:30Z

ABC has responded to the canceling of 'Roseanne' after star Roseanne Barr tweeted racist comments  about a former Obama aide.

"Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show."

The statement was made by Channing Dungey, president of ABC Entertainment.