Yesterday morning, Barr tweeted she wanted to apologize for comparing former presidential aide Valerie Jarrett, who is black, to an ape. In response, Channing Dungey, president of ABC Entertainment, issued a statement, saying, "Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show." Backing Dungey's decision, Bob Iger, chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company (ABC's parent company), tweeted, "There was only one thing to do here, and that was the right thing." I think it's fair to say Roseanne crossed the line and showed America her true colors.
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