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  1. ABC Has Already Scrubbed Roseanne From Its Prime-Time LineupNetwork sources say advertising pressure didn’t play a role in its decision.
  2. roseanne
    Valerie Jarrett Says Roseanne’s Tweet Should Be a ‘Teaching Moment’Roseanne called Obama administration adviser Valerie Jarrett a product of the Muslim Brotherhood and Planet of the Apes.
  3. Roseanne’s Cancellation Is a Sudden Cultural ShiftIt’s a swift and shocking decision. Was it also inevitable?
  4. roseanne
    Roseanne Barr’s Talent Agency ICM Partners Drops Her As a Client“We are all greatly distressed by the disgraceful and unacceptable tweet.”
  5. cancellations
    Shonda Rhimes, Kenya Barris, and More React to Roseanne Cancellation“But honestly [Roseanne] got what she deserved,” tweeted Shonda Rhimes.
  6. cancellations
    ABC Cancels Roseanne After Roseanne Barr’s Racist Tweet“Roseanne’s Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values.”
  7. roseanne
    Wanda Sykes Exits Roseanne After Star Posts Racist TweetsSykes had served as a consulting producer.
  8. The Roseanne Season Finale Is a Fairy TaleWith the most heavy-handed deus ex machina imaginable, Roseanne sidesteps the connection between politics and family.
  9. overnights
    Roseanne Season-Finale Recap: When It Rains, It PoursThe Conner family finally catches a break.
  10. roseanne
    Roseanne Co-Showrunner Whitney Cummings Is Leaving the ShowBruce Helford will be the show’s sole showrunner going forward.
  11. infographics
    Where Are All the Working-Class Sitcoms? Here’s a TimelineFrom The Flintstones to Atlanta.
  12. overnights
    Roseanne Recap: A Bitter PillRoseanne and Dan deal with some of the unspoken indignities of the working class.
  13. tv cancellations
    CBS Cancels Kevin Can Wait He’s gonna be waiting awhile.
  14. overnights
    Roseanne Recap: They’re Just Like Us“Go Cubs” initially makes a major misstep, but delivers a worthwhile message of tolerance, albeit somewhat clumsily.
  15. overnights
    Roseanne Recap: House MotherJackie faces down her contentious relationship with mama Beverly.
  16. overnights
    Roseanne Recap: We Just DisagreeDarlene and David’s love story just isn’t meant to be.
  17. overnights
    Roseanne Recap: Regrets, They’ve Got a Few“Eggs Over, Not Easy” is the closest thing yet to old-school Roseanne.
  18. chat room
    Roseanne’s Lecy Goranson on Trump and Returning to the Show for the Second Time“I’m not fond of our president. Does that mean I’m furious about the woman who plays my mother on a TV show? No.”
  19. Why Roseanne Can’t Be Reduced to a Single EpisodeIts perceived failures have a lot to do with our incomplete understanding of how a sitcom works.
  20. on tv
    Roseanne Criticized for ‘Reductive and Belittling’ Racial JokeThe quip was directly aimed at Black-ish and Fresh Off the Boat.
  21. Remember When Roseanne Ran for President?Here are eight things we learned from her 2015 documentary, Roseanne for President!
  22. Roseanne Ratings Fall in Week Two, Still HugeThe Conners keep drawing people in.
  23. Roseanne Is a Political Series and Let’s Not Pretend OtherwiseIn its second week, the sitcom is actually even more political than it was in its first episode.
  24. overnights
    Roseanne Recap: Of Diabeetus and EtsyRoseanne’s knee is in bad shape, but she’s too vain to use a stair lift.
  25. Roseanne Just Broke a Ratings RecordMore people have now seen the show than the 2018 Oscars.
  26. revivals
    Hmmm, Here’s Why Donald Trump’s Name Will Never Be Mentioned on RoseanneThe show’s rebooted pilot was all about Trump vs. Clinton.
  27. roseanne revival
    ABC Renews Roseanne for 11th SeasonAfter its massive premiere, the Roseanne revival is here to stay.
  28. politics
    ABC Held a Meeting After Trump’s Election That Lead to Reviving RoseanneNetwork executives worried they “had not been thinking nearly enough about economic diversity.”
  29. The Roseanne Revival Shows How Network TV Can Survive the Streaming AgeThe golden era of linear TV is coming to an end. But there’s a middle ground between dominance and death, and this month hints at a path forward.
  30. roseanne
    Donald Trump Called Roseanne Barr to Congratulate Her on the Roseanne RevivalTrump was reportedly “enthralled.”
  31. The Ratings for Roseanne’s Revival Premiere Are IncredibleMore than 18 million watched the Conner family’s return to prime-time TV.
  32. overnights
    Roseanne Recap: No Skirting the IssueSara Gilbert is absolutely stealing the season so far.
  33. overnights
    Roseanne Premiere Recap: What’s Up, Deplorable?The Conner family is back in prime time (and yeah, Roseanne voted for Trump).
  34. Team from Gilmore Girls and Golden Girls Is Working on Gay Retirees ComedyWriting duo Stan Zimmerman and James Berg are developing a sitcom about a group of senior-citizen gay men who live together in Palm Springs.
  35. How the Roseanne Premiere Handled Donald TrumpDo the jokes run deep enough?
  36. What Should We Do With Season 9 of Roseanne?The revival is hoping we forget the whole thing ever happened.
  37. Roseanne Is Back Wearing a Trump Hat, But Showing Progressive TendenciesRoseanne still does what it did well in the ‘80s and ‘90s, but with a stronger political streak.
  38. relationships
    Tom Arnold, Laurie Metcalf Superfan, Says Roseanne Banned Them From DatingBack when Roseanne was just starting.
  39. the white house
    Roseanne Barr Would Be Honored to Screen Roseanne for Donald TrumpHer co-stars, not so much.
  40. vulture lists
    The 25 Most Essential Roseanne EpisodesAhead of ABC’s Roseanne revival, reacquaint yourself with the Conner family.
  41. Spring TV Preview: Westworld, Barry, and More Shows We Can’t Wait to WatchIt’s a damn good season for television.
  42. credit time!
    The Roseanne Reboot’s Opening Credits Are a Blast From the Midwest PastGreat camera work.
  43. trailer mix
    Roseanne Revival Trailer: Still Crazy After All These YearsIntroducing Dan’s CPAP machine!
  44. vulture lists
    A Complete Guide to Spring TV’s Many Reboots, Revivals, and SpinoffsFrom Roseanne to Trading Spaces.
  45. renditions
    Roseanne Barr Also Thought Fergie’s National Anthem Performance Was Terrible“I think mine was better.”
  46. Why Network TV’s Obsession With Reboots Isn’t a Bad ThingForget Peak TV: The era of Peak Reboot has arrived.
  47. The Enduring Legacy of Roseanne, 30 Years LaterThe show’s originality resides above all in the character of Roseanne herself.
  48. Why It Matters That Roseanne and Dan Voted for TrumpAt this year’s TCA, Roseanne Barr announced that on the forthcoming revival of her sitcom Roseanne, her character Roseanne Conner will have, […]
  49. Why I Wanted to Adapt Roseanne for the Trump EraWhitney Cummings on bringing the show back in 2018.
  50. tca 2018
    Why Roseanne Is a Trump Supporter on Roseanne“Half the people voted for Trump and half didn’t. It’s just realistic.”
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