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ABC’s Roseanne Cancelled After Racist Tweet

After another racist tweet from right-wing comedian Roseanne Barr, ABC made the decision to cancel their #1 comedy television series, Roseanne. This news comes less than two months after the series was renewed. The disgusting tweet in question attacked top former aide Valerie Jarrett and, after substantial backlash, the comedian apologized and...

Leslie Jones Took to Twitter to Tell Us Why We Should Not Be Offended By Her Ghostbusters Role

The full trailer for Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters released this past week, and drama surrounding the comedy has already started. Some people were upset that Leslie Jones’s character is the only member of the group who is not a scientist. They have taken the casting of the black comedienne in a role of an MTA worker as a racist move. However...