'America's Got Talent: Sharon Osbourne quitting over NBC's treatment of son Jack

Sharon Osbourne has revealed the reason she wants out of "America's Got Talent": She's peeved at the way NBC handled her son Jack's participation in another show on the network.Osbourne says the producers of "Stars Earn Stripes," a military-themed competition that premieres Aug. 13, reneged on an agreement with Jack Osbourne to be one of the eight celebrity participants, then told a group of reporters a different story."It's discrimination, and it was badly handled," Sharon Osbourne tells the New York Post. "It's time to move on."Sharon Osbourne says Jack had a verbal agreement (though not a signed contract, she admits) to take part in "Stars Earn Stripes," in which eight celebs take part in a series of simulated military exercises. Shortly before he was to begin filming, though -- and after he disclosed being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis -- NBC told him the network could not "move forward with Jack's participation."The show's producers acknowledge having...


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