Eight times celebrities messed up on social media
Roseanne Barr has had her sitcom axed after posting a racist tweet about a former aide to President Obama.
Within just a few short hours of the offensive remark made about Valerie Jarrett, Roseanne's recently-revived (and hugely popular) show had been cancelled.
In a statement, ABC confirmed the cancellation, calling Barr's tweet "abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values".
But Roseanne isn't the first celebrity to have damaged her career via comments made on social media.
Here's a look at eight other stars who have suffered serious consequences:
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