Everyone's roasting Roseanne Barr for blaming her racism on Ambien

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"I blame myself, not Ambien", she tweeted.

"It was 2 in the morning and I was Ambien tweeting-it was memorial day too-i went 2 far & do not want it defended-it was egregious Indefensible", Ms. Barr tweeted. "And with that said, I have an idea that I think makes this work for everyone", he explained.

Roseanne Barr blamed sleeping pills for the racist tweet that got her ABC show canned. Barr's comments, however, took away from this success. But her show drew praise from President Donald Trump, who attributed its popularity in part to his supporters.

As for her tweet about Jarrett, Barr claimed in other deleted tweets that she believed the former Obama aide was "Jewish and Persian".

"I apologize to Valerie Jarrett and to all Americans".

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Another since-deleted post asked fans not to defend her, saying "I did something unforgiveable". "Forgive me - my joke was in bad taste".

Barr's agent also dropped her and several services pulled "Roseanne" reruns. The talent representative says it has ended its relationship with Barr "effective immediately".

Jarrett addressed the controversy during an MSNBC town hall on racism that had already been scheduled Tuesday night.

"I apologize. I am now leaving Twitter", Barr wrote Tuesday morning, though she quickly returned.

On the program, which airs Tuesday night, Jarrett added, "I'm fine". "I'm fine. I'm anxious about all the people out there who don't have a circle of friends and followers who come right to their defense".

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"Roseanne" earned an estimated $45 million in advertising revenue for ABC through its nine episodes that started airing in March, according to Kantar Media.

Viacom-owned TV Land, where Roseanne marathons were a weekend staple, Paramount Television and CMT, were joined by Hulu and digital giant Laff in pulling the shows from their catalogs.

She also retweeted a long post by Michael Fishman, who played her son, D.J. In his tweet, the actor bemoaned the impact of Barr's words on the cast and crew and said the show's story lines were often about inclusiveness. On Tuesday afternoon, ABC announced the cancellation of the program.

Upon its return to ABC, Roseanne proved to be a surprise hit.

With the Roseanne show canceled, others who were involved with the project weighed in on the star's comments - including Sara Gilbert, who had been executive producer on the reboot. Iger called Jarrett ahead of ABC's announcement to let her know. "He said he had zero tolerance. and I appreciate that", she said.

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Emma Kenney, who portrayed Harris on the series, also spoke out.

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