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ABC cancels ‘Roseanne’ after racially charged tweet

LOS ANGELES — Responding to a racially charged Twitter post by star Roseanne Barr comparing former Barack Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett to an ape, ABC canceled Barr’s successful comedy series reboot “Roseanne.” May 29. “Roseanne’s Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show,” said Channing Read More…

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John Goodman receives Walk of Fame star

HOLLYWOOD — Actor John Goodman received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame March 10, honoring a career that has included roles in such memorable films as “The Big Lebowski,” “Argo” and “The Artist.” The ceremony coincided with the release of Goodman’s latest film, “Kong: Skull Island,” in which he portrays a government agent Read More…