Comedy Central to roast Roseanne Barr in August 2012

After roasting celebrity tabloid fodder-seekers such as Charlie Sheen and Donald Trump, Comedy Central is going back to comedians for its 2012 Roast, announcing it’ll air a Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne Barr on Aug. 12, 2012. And it already has a Twitter hashtag: #RoseanneRoast. No announcement yet on who’ll serve as Roastmaster or sit on the dais to take potshots at Roseanne. UPDATED! Comedy Central announced on Wednesday that Jane Lynch will preside as Roastmaster for Roseanne. “I’ve long fantasized of ripping Roseanne Barr a new one.  But because I don’t have the cajones to say anything offensive to...

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