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  • Roseanne Barr was inspired by the Kardashians to have fat injected into her butt: 'I just love them'

    Barr revealed that seeing sisters Khloé, Kourtney and Kim Kardashian and other young women made her think, “Maybe I could get a butt like that,” and decide to undergo the procedure.

  • Roseanne Barr on being Ambien 'sober' and why she won't talk to Sara Gilbert

    "My life is really, really so much better," Barr said of getting off the prescription drug.

  • Whitney Cummings reveals the real reason she quit the 'Roseanne' reboot: I wanted Barr 'to get off Twitter'

    Whitney Cummings knew Roseanne Barr's tweets were bad news for the "Roseanne" reboot — and now she says they were behind her decision to quit the show just over a week prior to it all coming to a head.

  • Roseanne Barr and Andrew Dice Clay Announce Comedy Tour

    Comedians Roseanne Barr and Andrew Dice Clay announced Sunday that they will be going on tour together.Three months after Barr and Clay appeared together onstage in Las Vegas, Clay spoke with Fox News, saying that their tour — titled the “Mr. and Mrs. America Tour” — aims to strike back at what he sees as increasing political correctness against comedians. The tour will begin in September in Long Island and Atlantic City, with tickets going on sale June 29.“She’s a comic because she’s wacky. I’ve known her since we were kids,” Clay said.Also Read: Roseanne Barr Returns to Stand-Up Stage at Laugh Factory With Andrew Dice ClayBack in March, Barr took the stage as a surprise guest during Clay’s stand-up performance at the Tropicana Laugh Factory in Las Vegas, marking her first public performance since ABC cancelled “Roseanne” back in May 2018 over a racially-charged tweet she posted about former Obama White House adviser Valerie Jarrett. Barr also lost a potential gig at the Tropicana over the tweet, as well as her representation by ICM Partners.When asked about it, Clay says, “She’s a comic!’ We gotta stop policing comedians. This is America!”“I was given a little flak about this, a little bulls–t, when I pulled her onstage at the Laugh Factory in Vegas, but we’ve been friends for 30 years,” Clay said.Also Read: Roseanne Barr Says Anti-Semitism 'Played a Large Part' in Her Firing by ABC“She’s an original I’m an original and people should just stop reading Twitter. Calm down with your political conversations. Whoever is running the country, nobody else’s life changes. We still gotta go out there and make a living. Enjoy your family, enjoy your friends, bang your chicks and make your money.”Barr, meanwhile, went on her own series of standup shows last month and hasn’t backed off on making heated comments to the media. Two weeks before her reunion with Clay, Barr said in a YouTube interview that the women who accused Louis C.K. of sexual harassment wanted to trade sexual favors for money,“If you don’t run out the room, and go, ‘Excuse me, you don’t talk to me that way, you don’t do that to me, excuse me,’ and leave, but you stayed around because you’re like, ‘I thought maybe he was gonna give me a writing job,’ well you ain’t nothing but a ho.”Read original story Roseanne Barr and Andrew Dice Clay Announce Comedy Tour At TheWrap

  • Wanda Sykes on quitting 'Roseanne' amid the racist tweet scandal, raising her kids without white privilege

    A year after Roseanne's racist tweet got her fired from the reboot of her eponymous show, her co-star— who quit amid the drama — reflects on how it played out.

  • 'The Conners' Renewed for Expanded Season 2 at ABC — Who's Returning?

    They’ll be partying in Lanford tonight: ABC has renewed The Conners for Season 2. A source confirms that the order is for 13 episodes, up from Season 1’s 11. Word of the official pickup comes after the network closed deals with primary cast members John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert and Lecy Goranson, all of […]

  • Roseanne Barr can't forgive Sara Gilbert: 'She destroyed the show and my life with that tweet'

    The comedian says her former co-star "will never get enough until she consumes my liver with a fine Chianti."

  • Roseanne Barr Returns to Stand-Up Stage at Laugh Factory With Andrew Dice Clay

    Roseanne Barr made a surprise return to the stand-up stage at Tropicana’s Laugh Factory on the Vegas Strip Saturday during a set by her friend and fellow comedian Andrew Dice Clay.Clay posted a video of Barr’s guest appearance on his Instagram account, along with a photo of the venue’s owner interrupting Clay’s comedy set to tell him that Barr was backstage.“I’ve got a special treat for everybody,” the “A Star Is Born” actor told the audience. “A close friend of about 33 years. She’s a comedian, and there haven’t been many as controversial, as outspoken, and as f—ing funny…let’s hear it for Roseanne Barr!”Also Read: Roseanne Barr Mocks Louis C.K. Accusers, Says Kamala Harris 'Slept Her Way to the Bottom' (Video)Last May, Barr was being considered for the Tropicana’s Laugh Factory Present series, but lost the potential gig after ABC fired her over a racially-charged tweet she posted about former Obama White House adviser Valerie Jarrett. The tweet also cost Barr her representation, as ICM Partners dropped her as a client.Barr has a stand-up tour set for this May, close to the one-year anniversary of her firing. But the comedian has continued to make heated comments, like accusing Louis C.K.’s accusers of wanting to trade sexual favors for money.“If you didn’t say no, just stayed there to get along, you’re a ho,” she told the Sunday Times. “Men are hos too. There’s a total ho mentality. ‘What am I going to get for trading sexual favours?’ Not that I’ve got anything against hos. Not real hos.”View this post on Instagram She Hadn’t Been On Stage Since She Got Fired From ABC , And last Night Made So Many People Laugh … And They Loved Her! We are The Comedians Of This Crumbling World , But We are Human and Sometimes Screw Up , or Things Taken The Wrong way !!! Our Job Tho , is To Keep you Laughing Amongst The KAOS Of a World going Through Pain !!! She was Nervous and Afraid last Night , But Once the Audience Laughed … She was Right Backvin The Groove and Crushed !!! So Proud Of Her … Love You Roseann ❌⭕️A post shared by Andrew Dice Clay (@andrewdiceclay) on Mar 17, 2019 at 1:47pm PDTRead original story Roseanne Barr Returns to Stand-Up Stage at Laugh Factory With Andrew Dice Clay At TheWrap

  • Roseanne Barr blames Michelle Obama for getting fired at ABC, calls Donald Trump a 'genius'

    Barr called Trump a 'real deep thinker' and attacked Hollywood for hating "powerful, deplorable women."

  • Roseanne Barr says she's 'fine' after heart attack hoax goes viral

    Comedian Roseanne Barr threw water on the rumors that she suffered a heart attack Saturday night.

  • Roseanne Barr calls #MeToo accusers 'hoes,' slams Sen. Kamala Harris, Christine Blasey Ford

    Roseanne Barr didn't hold back on the #MeToo movement in a new off-the-rails interview, verbally attacking Sen. Kamala Harris and many other women.

  • Roseanne Barr slams U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for her politics and her looks

    Barr, whose rebooted ABC show was canceled last year after she sent a racist tweet, slammed the freshman congresswoman from New York for her political views as well as her appearance.

  • Roseanne Barr says her show was canceled because she was 'defending Israel'

    When ABC canceled the highly rated sitcom on May 29, 2018, the network cited a tweet Barr had sent.

  • Roseanne Barr bashes Natalie Portman: “I find her repulsive”

    The disgraced comedian defends Kevin Hart and throws her co-star under the bus.

  • Roseanne Barr now claims ABC fired her because she's Jewish: 'A large part of it is anti-Semitism'

    Roseanne Barr says she was fired from the TV show "Roseanne" because she's Jewish and claims ABC "said it was something racial when it was actually something political."

  • 15 scandals that rocked Hollywood in 2018

    A look back at some of the most shocking entertainment stories from 2018.

  • Roseanne Barr says she was the 'victim of a prank' and didn't have a heart attack

    Roseanne Conner may have met an untimely end, but Roseanne Barr is still kicking.

  • 'Look who's talking': Roseanne Barr slammed for tweet calling out 'racist anti-Semitic bigotry that exists in our country' after synagogue shooting

    After her tweet calling out "racist anti-Semitic bigotry," people don't forget Roseanne Barr's racist tweet about Valerie Jarrett.

  • Nielsen says 10.5 million watch premiere of 'The Conners.'

    NEW YORK (AP) — The 10.5 million people who tuned in to ABC to watch the premiere of ABC's sitcom "The Conners" is a classic half-full, half-empty story.

  • 'The Conners' killing off Roseanne sets Twitter ablaze with praise and anger

    The Conners uses the death of Roseanne Conner to highlight a major problem affecting many Americans.