Roseanne Barr is an American actress, comedian, writer, and television producer. Barr began her career in stand-up comedy at clubs before gaining critical and popular acclaim in the television sitcom Roseanne. She won both an Emmy and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her work on the show.

Roseanne Barr has long been one of America’s funniest and most controversial comedians. 

Roseanne’s full-time job curently is writing appologies and explainations since she tweeted that former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett was equal to the “Muslim Brotherhood and Planet of the Apes”.

Barr gave her first sit-down TV interview since the incident on Sean Hannity’s Fox News show. Hannity repeatedly urged Barr to apologise on air. Eventually she said that she wanted to tell Barrett “I’m sorry that you feel harm and hurt” and that she wishes she “worded” her tweet better.

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