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Hollywood's sweeping generalizations about 'mainstream America' are getting it wrong

"Roseanne" has been the big sitcom story of the season, and recently Ad Week talked with ABC honcho Ben Sherwood about the show's revival. If Hollywood has been out of touch with "mainstream America, " Sherwood asserts – a sweeping assumption Ad Week simply repeats as fact – the obvious move postelection was to ponder: "What is our responsibility to reflect what just happened on our airwaves?"

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Sara Gilbert: The spark that ignited the return of 'Roseanne'

Around this time 21 years ago, "Roseanne," the groundbreaking sitcom about the blue-collar Conner family, came to an end after a successful 10-year run. The notion that it'd be pulled out of retirement more than two decades later and become the success story of the 2017-18 television season would have likely elicited a Roseanne-like cackle from the cast back then.

CCU’s Seth Lancaster feared his baseball career might be over

Coastal Carolina shortstop Seth Lancaster discusses his vision problems last year, his bounce-back 2018 season and his drive to play in the College World Series after missing the 2016 tournament with an injury in an interview Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
Alan Blondin ablondin@thesunnews.com