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04 April 2018, 01:38 | Tara Lloyd
The first episode heavily referenced politics pitting Nasty Woman Jackie against the conservative Roseanne
Former NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar argued that the revival of the sitcom, "Roseanne", which has largely been dubbed a show in favor of President Donald Trump, actually exemplifies his various failures. Look at her ratings! Then she drops this on us. there's only one person responsible for the success of the revived "Roseanne" - and it ain't DT.
As examples, he writes, "Trump's attacks on health care, including Medicaid, have worsened the Conners' ability to afford necessary medication".
While Trump said the show's major ratings were because "it was about us", reflecting the average American, Jabbar said, "the show he's boasting about relentlessly criticizes him and his policies more ruthlessly than nearly any other program on television". "I've known him for many years and he's done a lot of nice things for me over the years".
As the show takes on more political ideals, audiences are concerned that the show will turn in to a soap box for Barr, preaching the good news of Trump. Barr is hoping to portray her character is the most realistic light possible; an aging, increasing frail woman who has the same concerns and worries as any woman would have.
"Unfortunately for Trump supporters, Roseanne is like that cinnamon roll in which some people claim to see the face of Jesus", he writes.
The revival of "Roseanne" is not meant to be simply push Trump propaganda. If you're looking for pro-Trump proselytizing in Roseanne, you'll be feasting on your own imagination. But we do need to engage thoughtfully and productively on the topic.
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