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Remember Geoffrey Owens from The Cosby Show?

He portrayed the character of Elvin Tibideaux for seven years on this formerly iconic NBC sitcom?

Well… he’s now working part-time as a bagger of groceries at Trader Joe’s, while still booking acting gigs and just trying to make a decent living.

For some reason, Fox News felt a need to shame Owens over this.

Writing an entire article about it and including with it an unflattering snapshot of Owens at Trader Joe’s, the implication was that this is a pathetic job and that Owens had become something of a sad sack.

Why did the network do this?

That’s what pretty much everyone in Hollywood wants to know, as you can see in the following responses on social media…