#The411: Norm McDonald Gets Cancelled


The Tonight Show Cancels Norm McDonald Appearance

  • Norm McDonald is under fire for his recent comments regarding the #MeToo movement which cost him an appearance with Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show
  • His book included stories & praise for now disgraced comedians Roseanne Barr & Louis CK, which everyone could live with until in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter he said, “There are very few people that have gone through what they have, losing everything in a day. Of course, people will go, ‘What about the victims?’ But you know what? The victims didn't have to go through that.”
  • The same day he was scheduled for The Today Show he told the Hollywood Reporter, “I’m happy the #MeToo movement has slowed down a little bit.”
  • This didn’t sit well with NBC, who cancelled his appearance with this statement, “Out of sensitivity to our audience and in light of Norm MacDonald’s comments in the press today, The Tonight Show has decided to cancel his appearance on Tuesday’s telecast.”

Roseanne Barr & Louis CK Allegedly Bonded Over Their Careers Ending

  • According to comedian Norm McDonald, he got Louis CK to call Roseanne when her reboot was cancelled even though she was very critical of him when he was accused of sexual misconduct last year
  • Norm said Roseanne was just so broken and crying constantly she agreed to talking with Louis and the two had a good conversation

Geoffrey Owens Lands A Gig

  • He’s just landed a guest spot on NCIS: New Orleans in the sixth episode of the upcoming season
  • The episode will air sometime in late October

Apple’s New Product Event Being Held Today

  • Apple’s CEO Tim Cook is expected to reveal a new set of iPhone X’s, and updated Apple Watch, an updated set of wireless air pod headphones plus more information on new software updates including group FaceTime & a feature that tells you how obsessed with your iPhone you are
  • The press event will begin at 1pm and you can stream it here

Jimmy Buffet Launching Medical Marijuana Line

  • Beaches, margaritas, and medical marijuana
  • Jimmy Buffet has signed a licensing deal to create a new medical marijuana brand, Coral Reefer,  
  • We’re looking at a full line of products including vaporizer pens, oral sprays, topical creams, time-released transdermal patches and soft gels
  • No word on the release date for these products


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