"Roseanne" revival won't mention Trump by name (for now)
"Roseanne" revival won't mention Trump by name (for now)
The first episode heavily referenced politics pitting Nasty Woman Jackie against the conservative Roseanne
04 April, 2018, 01:32
Now the second week is here. The show is as fresh and relevant today as it was when it left the air 21 years ago. They still haven't come to terms with the fact that many Americans really do say they voted for him, as Roseanne Conner did in her show's record-breaking relaunch last week, because "he talked about jobs" and "said he'd shake things up".
The trade publication called the show's performance in the 18- to 49-year-old demographic downright "obscene". Overall, the demo lift is only trailing two telecasts of The Big Bang Theory (+2.3 each), most recently the December 17, 2015 episode of the CBS series.
ABC executives were optimistic about how popular the reboot would be - but the ratings results were astonishing.
So-called 'affluenza teen' Ethan Couch released from prison
At his trial in juvenile court that year, a psychologist testifying on his behalf described Couch as suffering from "affluenza". Ethan Couch was extradited back to the US and later sentenced to 720 days in jail for violating the terms of his probation.
All the attention surrounding the sitcom's return could give it a further boost this week. By comparison, the original eight seasons of Will & Grace, which partially overlapped with those of Roseanne (and which also returned to TV this season), amassed 83 noms and 16 wins. But they didn't think it would be so popular to begin with, either. In fact, the show displays two characters who some would argue are not welcome in Trump's America; DJ's daughter, whose mother is a black woman now, deployed with the military and a young boy whose gender identity seems to be in question.
Shares for Facebook , Netflix and Google 's parent company Alphabet also rose slightly today, following weeks of uncertainty. That means that if the stock plunges, there is no big bank to prop up the share price with more share purchases.
According to oddsmakers at YouWager, Villanova is favored in this game, as the Wildcats are getting odds of -7 points against MI . Opponents understand this but there is little they can do about it. "They're really, really efficient at multiple positions".
McKinney was recalled from Triple-A Friday after Hicks went on the 10-day disabled list because of a strained right ribcage. Livestream the Toronto Blue Jays , including Blue Jays Central pre-game. "It caught me off guard", John Gibbons said.
The two men diversify the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, whose top leaders until today consisted exclusively of white men. Unlike many local roles in the church, an appointment to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles is full time, and for life.
Speaking about the surgery at the time , he revealed damaging his ribs hurt way more than heart surgery ever could. Ketchell noted in a statement to ABC that the procedure was planned and the star is now in stable condition.
She played in three more tournaments in July and August before taking September off to allow her body time to heal. So if you're picking a potential victor and you value experience, you might want to go with Inbee Park.
She wasn't arrested until September 2017, after being placed on administrative leave by the school district in May 2017. Jessie Lorene Goline was 25 and married in the spring semester of 2016 as she taught at remote Marked Tree High School.
James was always going to receive an impressive shoe deal, but after that night, competing companies decided they had to have him. Dwight Howard had a double-double as he scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds.
Iran signed a nuclear deal with the West, Russia and China three years ago in exchange for the lifting of economic sanctions. The idea is to build up local expertise within Saudi Arabia , furthering the Prince's Vision 2030 plan.
Friday , and into the weekend, temperatures will be only slightly cooler with seasonal highs in the upper 60s with sunny skies. Once the line passes your location then you won't have to worry about severe storms.
Cosby judge delivers 2 big victories to defense
The camera shows the judge, prosecutors and defense lawyers, but not potential jurors who are being questioned as a group. One juror said the panel was split 10-2 in favor of conviction, while another said the group was more evenly divided.
Data from SUV shows plunge off cliff may have been intentional
The child had told an elementary school teacher of pain in her stomach and back, which was discovered to be caused by bruises. A state caseworker went to the Harts' house in Woodland, Washington, on March 23 but didn't find anyone home, officials said.
Putin and Erdogan launch start of Akkuyu construction
Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin have launched the construction of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant earlier in the day. The leaders of Turkey , Russia and Iran meet in Ankara on Wednesday to coordinate policy on the war in Syria.
Kentucky, Oklahoma teachers rally as rebellion grows
By some measures, Oklahoma teachers are the lowest-paid in the country out of the fifty states plus the District of Columbia. Franco says his school runs out of paper frequently and he wants to give his students more opportunity than they have now.
Israel Scraps African Migrant Deportation Plan
Those opposed to the original plan included Holocaust survivors who say the country has a special duty to protect migrants. Mr Bottinick said that one aim would be to train asylum-seekers in sectors where they have a competitive advantage.
Leonard return to Spurs remains unclear
He has been cleared by team doctors but has not felt 100 percent comfortable on the leg when attempting to play or practice. Leonard initially sought treatment within the organization before consulting with a specialist in NY on January 16.
Loyola-Chicago's Cinderella run ends with loss to MI
All that grew clear after Loyola Chicago began by trailing 12-4 and making shooting in a dome look like ... shooting in a dome. Simpson was particularly very bad , missing all six of his shots and committing four turnovers in a scoreless performance.
Google to discontinue popular service
The latter group is being directed to Firebase Dynamic Links with today's announcement meant to "refocus" Google's efforts. In the meantime the service will continue to operate and users can still create short links until the 30th of March, 2019.
Bill Cosby's lawyers argue for trial delay
Defense lawyers want them to hear from a woman who says his accuser was out for money. A huge part of Cosby's case from previous year was his admitted use of quaaludes.