Will the ‘Roseanne’ Revival Be Pro-Trump?

The upcoming revival of the beloved sitcom “Roseanne” could fill a void on television left in the wake of the cancellation of “Last Man Standing,” starring Tim Allen. Allen, who has identified many times as a political conservative, found success with his sitcom by appealing to Middle America and right-of-center audiences — crowds Hollywood typically ignores. Allen’s character was a conservative treated not as a villain or a buffoon, but rather as a human being. “Standing” was one of the few shows in which clichéd Donald Trump bashings weren’t inorganically peppered throughout the scripts. Despite incredibly high ratings and a loyal following, ABC canceled the series without much of an explanation. Many felt the cancellation was politically motivated because of Allen’s outspoken support for the president. Even the comedian himself expressed shock at the cancellation through Twitter. It appears now that ABC has traded one Trump supporter for another, as Roseanne Barr is making her return to television with her revived sitcom,

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