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Entertainment Roseanne Barr Insists ‘Planet Of The Apes’ Tweet Was About Anti-Semitism

17:54  14 june  2018
17:54  14 june  2018 Source:   deadline.com

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Roseanne Barr says the tweet that got her sitcom Roseanne canceled – the one likening former Obama aide Valerie Jarrett to a Planet of the Apes character – was not only not racist, but was a condemnation of anti-semitism.

Rod Serling wrote Planet of The Apes,” Barr tweeted tonight. “It was about anti-semitism. That is what my tweet referred to – the anti semitism of the Iran deal. Low IQ ppl can think whatever they want.” (The Twilight Zone creator wrote the script for the 1968 film, an adaptation of Pierre Boulle’s 1963 novel).

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Roseanne says she's quitting Twitter after apologizing for calling Valerie Jarrett a mix of 'Muslim Brotherhood and Planet of the Apes .' In her original tweet , Barr likened Jarrett to a baby conceived between "Muslim Brotherhood and Planet of the Apes ."

Barr responded to claims that her tweet was racist by replying “Muslims r not a race.” Roseanne Barr Apologizes for ‘ Planet of the Apes ’ Valerie Jarrett Tweet : ‘My Joke Was in Bad Taste’.

Roseanne Barr in a red shirt © REX/Shutterstock In Barr’s original tweet that prompted the firestorm, she wrote: “Muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj.” The tweet was widely interpreted as racist. Barr has not previously mentioned the anti-semitism angle.

Earlier tonight, Barr directed questions to Thomas Muhammad, her 2012 presidential campaign manager and director of a new Malcolm X documentary, but now says she’ll be speaking for herself “soon.”

Also tonight, Barr writes that she has “developed a bit of palsy” in her head and hands due to recent stress, but is now sleeping “without ambien.” She thanks God, bids her followers goodnight and says “we are winning! don’t give up! PEACE is coming!”

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In the tweet , Barr compares Jarrett, a black woman born in Iran, to an ape . Twitter users blasted Barr and pointed out that Barr herself said she was leaving Twitter 10 days ago because of anti - Semitism . People are also mad at ABC, the network that airs the " Roseanne " revival.

And she retweets a birthday greeting to President Donald Trump (along with a photo that, well, see for yourself below) and thanks Rosie O’Donnell “for support and love and understanding even when we disagree!”

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