I don't regularly watch CBS's The Talk -- I guess I just don't have enough stay-at-home mom in me. But it has recently been the talk of the town, so to speak, due to a combustive discussion on the March 10 show involving British royalty, Piers Morgan, now former co-host Sharon Osbourne, and still current co-hosts Sheryl Underwood and Elaine Welteroth. None of these topics or people that I just mentioned are really my cup of tea, but this particular tea was spilled in what I would describe as an astonishing display of textbook white fragility by Osbourne -- during a live telecast on broadcast television. Let's break down what was said, who said it, and why it matters -- because it very much does.
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