One day she’s in, one day she’s out. Well this time Cheryl Cole was X’d out again from Simon Cowell’s X Factor for good. Now for the first time, Simon is speaking about the whole ordeal. He has apologized to Cole for the chaos surrounding the judging line up for his new show, but Simon says she was not fired.
Simon goes on to say his decision to replace Cheryl Cole with pop singer [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Nicole Scherzinger[/lastfm] was for her own good. Cowell felt she was out of her depth on the U.S. show and offered her a quiet exit with an offer to return to her old job on the X Factor U.K. version.