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Roseanne Barr says her critics 'should f**k off' following TV apology to Valerie Jarrett
Roseanne thinks her critics should fuck off if they dont like her or her jokes (Picture: YouTube/Roseanne Barr)

Roseanne Barr has a strong and very simple message for her critics, Fuck off!

The shamed comedian was fired from her hit ABC sit-com in May after making racist remarks about former Obama administrator Valerie Jarrett – whom she attempted to apologise to during an interview with Sean Hannity today.

However, the 65-year-old actress faced even more criticism for making a joke about Jarretts haircut in the interview.

Roseanne had a response for anyone who took exception to her apology though.

They hate jokes. They should fuck off, she told TMZ.

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Gregory Pace/REX/Shutterstock (9672917cd) Roseanne Barr Disney ABC Upfront Presentation, Arrivals, New York, USA - 15 May 2018
She came under fire for making a dig at Valerie Jarrett whilst also apologising to the former Obama aide. She replied: They hate jokes. They should fuck off. (Picture: Rex Features)

Speaking directly to Jarrett in the interview, which aired on Barr said: If shes watching, Im so sorry that you thought I was racist and that you thought my tweet was racist.

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Because it wasnt. It was political. Im sorry for the misunderstanding that caused, my ill-worded tweet. And, you know, Im sorry that you feel harmed and hurt. I never meant that. And for that I apologise.

I never meant to hurt anybody or say anything about an entire race of people, which I think 30 years of my work can attest to.

In this image released by ABC, Roseanne Barr, left, and John Goodman appear in a scene from the season finale of "Roseanne," airing Tuesday, May 22. (Adam Rose/ABC via AP)
She made the comments after apologising for the comments which got her the sack from her hit ABC show (Picture: AP)

She added: Plus, Id tell her shes got to get a new haircut. Seriously.

Jarrett has largely avoided commenting on the controversy, stating on a recent appearance on The View how this isnt what keeps me up at night.

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Asked to comment on the video posted by Barr where she yells, I thought that bitch was white, Jarret simply responded: Roseanne who?

ABC cancelled the Roseanne reboot in May following the tweet, with the network now planning a spin-off revolved around the supporting characters provisionally titled The Connors.

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