Roseanne Barr has recently had a tough time after making some poorly considered comments about Valerie Jarrett.
After losing her hit TV show and being dragged through the mud in the media, she’s finally reappeared to explain what “really” happened.
In a recent interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity, Roseanne apologized for the Valerie Jarrett fiasco before defending President Trump and his supporters from the malicious media.
Roseanne on Valerie Jarrett Comments:
Well she’s not, but if she’s watching, I’m so sorry that you thought I was racist and that you thought that my tweet was racist because it wasn’t. It was political. And I’m sorry for the misunderstanding that caused my ill-worded tweet.
And — you know, I’m sorry that you feel harmed and hurt. I never meant that and — and for that I apologize. I — I never meant to hurt anybody or say anything negative about an entire race of people, which I think 30 years of my work can attest to.
Roseanne on Trump and Trump voters:
I’m a creative genius and this — this is not a good feeling for an artist to be treated this way. And it’s not a good feeling for a citizen either. And here’s who I am. I’m somebody who cares about civil rights.
I’d reject what you call me. You call me a racist. I don’t accept it. I know who I am and I’m not a racist and the people who voted for Trump, they’re not racist either and Trump isn’t a racist. Sorry but you know we just have a different opinion.
We all want the same thing though. We want people in the inner cities that are living in feces — and I’m talking about my son goes to school in San Francisco, I go up there. I just don’t blab and run my mouth.
I live my beliefs. I want people to know that. I live my beliefs. I try and of course I fail, but I try and I get back up and try again.