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Legendary 'shock jock'/former America's Got Talent judge Howard Stern has accused Simon Cowell of unfairly treating the show's female judges.

Stern slammed Cowell for 'orchestrating' both Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough's recent firings on his SiriusXM radio show Monday, telling listeners the former American Idol has always had the deck stacked against female hosts. 

'He sets it up that the men stay, no matter how ugly they are, no matter how old they are, no matter how fat they are, no matter how talentless they are,' Stern said.

Calling him out: Legendary 'shock jock'/former America's Got Talent judge Howard Stern (above May) has accused Simon Cowell of unfairly treating the show's female judges

Behind it all: Stern told his SiriusXM show's listeners that Cowell (above November 12) 'orchestrated' Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough's recent firings

Calling him out: Legendary 'shock jock'/former America's Got Talent judge Howard Stern has accused Simon Cowell of unfairly treating the show's female judges, telling his SiriusXM show's listeners that the Brit talent hawk 'orchestrated' Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough's recent firings

He went on, saying how 'obvious' it was that the show regularly dismissed their female hosts in order to bring in 'hotter chicks and younger chicks.'

Stern judged the reality talent competition from 2012 to 2015 alongside Howie Mandel, Mel B, and Heidi Klum.

While Howie is the show's longest serving judge, lasting from 2010 to present, Mel and Heidi's tenures only lasted six seasons before they were replaced by Union and Hough last year.

Stern's comments come after reports that Union's firing came after the star spoke up about a toxic environment on set.

Speaking up: Stern's comments come after reports that Union's firing came after the star spoke up about a toxic environment on set

Speaking up: Stern's comments come after reports that Union's firing came after the star spoke up about a toxic environment on set

Gender bias: Stern accused Cowell of supporting the men of the show 'no matter' what but regularly dismissed their female hosts in order to bring in 'hotter chicks and younger chicks.' Last season's hosting team of Howie Mandel, Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough, Simon Cowell are seen above

Gender bias: Stern accused Cowell of supporting the men of the show 'no matter' what but regularly dismissed their female hosts in order to bring in 'hotter chicks and younger chicks.' Last season's hosting team of Howie Mandel, Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough, Simon Cowell are seen above

Union reportedly urged producers to contact human resources over a racially insensitive joke guest judge Jay Leno made about people of Korean descent.

Insiders also claimed that Union and Hough's physical appearance were harshly criticized.

Union was even reportedly

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