Osbourne spoke out publicly for the first time since she parted ways with “Talk” and CBS after 11 years on March 26. During an appearance on Friday’s edition on HBO’s “Real Time With Bill Maher,” Osbourne cited accusations of racist behavior from past co-hosts as the reason she was swiftly let go by CBS. Osbourne and Maher also snickered about “woke language” and the heightened sensitivity around racial and ethnic equality concerns in pop culture.
“I’m used to being called names. A racist is one I will not take,” Osbourne told Maher.
Osbourne became the last original panelist to leave “Talk” after her heated exchange with Underwood over British TV personality Piers Morgan that unfolded live