Sheryl Underwood on the Sharon Osbourne drama: ‘I slept well’
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Sheryl Underwood has opened up about how she felt after Sharon Osbourne, her co-host of The Talk, shouted at her during a discussion last week about Piers Morgan’s relentless attacks on Meghan Markle.
The comedian was “relieved” after the whole ordeal, she said Saturday on an episode of her podcast, The World According to Sheryl.
“I got a good night’s sleep. I slept well because I didn’t do anything to anybody,” she said. “And I was a good friend, no matter what came toward me, I was a good friend.”
During an episode of The Talk last week, Underwood questioned Osbourne about tweeting her support for Morgan, who publicly cast doubt on things the Duchess of Sussex said during her bombshell interview with Oprah Winfrey. During that interview, Meghan talked about her experiences dealing with racism, and she revealed she had contemplated suicide.
“What would you say to people who may feel that while you’re standing by your friend, it appears that you give validation or safe haven to something that he has uttered that is racist?” Underwood asked Osbourne.
The conversation quickly took a turn when an inflamed Osbourne demanded Underwood “educate” her on how Morgan’s dismissal of Meghan’s experiences — and his longstanding fixation with her ― could be considered racist.
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