Last Friday, Disney revealed in a statement that Gunn was sacked over some really old tweets he put up that were meant to joke about sensitive issues like AIDS and pedophilia.
Naturally enough, Barr isn't receiving a huge amount of support for her point of view, with most people pointing to the fact that Gunn made his jokes over a decade ago and the jokes were in poor taste whereas her so-called joke was made two months ago and was a racial slur from one person to another.
Meanwhile, Gunn isn't the only one whose old tweets have been picked through lately.
Karen Gillan sent her love to "every single member of my GOTG family", in a simple tweet, while Rooker tweeted Sunday that he will no longer be using the social media platform due to these constant issues.
Most members of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" cast were slow to respond to the news that Gunn was sacked, but eventually their statements trickled in through Twitter.
Stars of the Marvel franchise, including Zoe Saldana and Dave Bautista, have spoken out in support of James, who has also apologised for the messages posted between 2008 and 2009. Roseanne Barr has said she was targeted because of her vocal support for President Trump in an industry that largely opposes him.
In a video posted to the star's YouTube channel, she said: "This was my statement from the very beginning and it will continue to be forever, because it is the truth: When ABC called and asked me to explain my 'egregious and unforgivable tweet, ' I told them, 'I thought Valerie Jarrett was white'". Barr later argued that she did not know that Jarret was black. "I don't blame my past self for this, but I like myself more and feel like a more full human being and creator today". We're very exhausted and upset over the ongoing BULLS**T, neither I nor my rep will use Twitter again. My days saying something just because it's shocking and trying to get a reaction are over ...
Recent developments, however, have shown that there is much to learn about the bright white bulb that lights the night's sky. The red color is a product of Earth's atmosphere , which scatters light from the sun and it is reflected onto the moon .
According to onlookers, Wilmer arrived at the Cedars-Sinai hospital late last night and stayed there overnight with the singer. The assistant entered the room and found Lovato unresponsive, tried waking her and when she couldn't, she called 911, TMZ says.
Gorilla Glass 6's claim to fame is that it can survive 15 drops onto hard surfaces from 1 meter or higher without breaking. While an unbreakable display panel sounds good, the use of a plastic window will lead to a decline in display quality.
Lanny Davis, Cohen's lawyer, said in a statement to MSNBC "I have to wonder why the Trump people would put that out". CNN, citing sources, reported Cohen didn't have proof that the president had foreknowledge of the meeting.
The Trump administration recently halted its policy of separating migrant families at the border with Mexico. Numerous parents speak indigenous languages, of which there are more than two dozen in Central America.
Iowa State is making its second appearance in the tournament, while Arizona is playing in Maui for the seventh time. The brackets are set for the 2018 Maui Invitational taking place this November 19-21 at the Lahaina Civic Center .
Attorney General Jeff Sessions and others hailed Rosenstein, and he appeared to remain safe in his job . Asked in May about rumblings that House Republicans might move to impeachment, Rosenstein was defiant.
Google, which has hundreds of people working in China, recently launched its Artificial Intelligence (AI) lab in the country. Looking ahead, Facebook, which hasn't commented publicly about the China reversal, could still try to open the hub.
The site claims "anyone that buys the Galaxy Note 9 is also going to get some free V-Bucks, free skins, and more". This shows us that Samsung is all geared to proceed in the innovation direction, exiting the safe-guarding train.
Gay could only laugh when DeRozan said he would be joining him with the Spurs, thrilled that he was getting his close friend back. For his fans in San Antonio, DeRozan vowed that they can expect "a guy that's been proven to prove himself time and time again".
Going forward, the Yankees had no place to play Drury barring an injury, and that means no way to rebuild his trade value. Unless the Blue Jays were to deal someone like Solarte in a subsequent trade, Drury is somewhat redundant on this roster.
Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas Engaged, All Set To Get Married
Of late, there has been a lot of buzz about Priyanka and Nick as they are regularly spotted hanging out with each other. Actress Priyanka Chopra and pop singer Nick Jonas are engaged after two months of dating, the USA media has reported.
Longest lunar eclipse to take place on Friday
NASA, meanwhile, has called out social media hoaxers claiming that Mars will appear as big as the moon during the eclipse . Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption At its closest approach, Mars will be 54.6 million km from Earth.
Mars Has a Lake of Liquid Water
This discovery of a salty subsurface lake, on an object much closer to the Sun, and much larger than a moon, is even bigger news. Announced today at a press conference in Rome, the results are detailed in a study appearing in the July 26 edition of Science .
Some people reckon this "zebra" is actually a donkey
But, according to a yarn from Oddity Central , the park's director Mohamed Sultan "flat-out denied rumors" about the fake zebra. Since the photos went viral, a number of vets in the country were quick to confirm that the animal was indeed a donkey.
Mars making closest approach to Earth in 15 years
First, a solar wind proton approaches Mars at high speed and encounters a cloud of hydrogen surrounding the planet. Instead, they have elliptical, or egg-shaped, paths with orbits that change as a result of gravitational tugging.
State Rep. screams the 'n-word' on comedian's new show
When he ominously warned a black woman she could be murdered for opposing Confederate monuments, we called for him to apologize. Prior to the episode's airing, Spencer issued a statement saying that he had been tricked into participating in the segment.