Wanda Sykes Says She’s Leaving ‘Roseanne’ After Star’s Racially Charged Tweet

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Deadline—As the outcry swells over Roseanne Barr’s vile tweet about former Barack Obama aide Valerie Jarrett, Wanda Sykes tweeted today that she is leaving ABC’s Roseanne revival, on which she served as consulting producer. I will not be returning to @RoseanneOnABC. — Wanda Sykes (@iamwandasykes) May 29, 2018 The Roseanne star has apologized to Jarrett for tweeting what she said was “a joke” about her, but reaction has been swift and merciless. We’re waiting for ABC to weigh…

Donald Trump Mum At Rally On ‘Roseanne’ Cancel After Star’s Latest Racist Tweet. President Donald Trump announced House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is an "MS-13 Lover,"  insisted Mexico will in fact pay for his border wall, and boasted new national security adviser John Bolton is “so nasty and so tough that I have to hold him back” during his Tuesday night rally in Nashville. But he was uncharacteristically silent on ABC's decision to cancel its hit comedy series Roseanne in the wake of star/Trump supporter Roseanne Barr's latest racist…