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Why Does Paula Deen Exist?

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 07.09.2015 | Entertainment

The question of why Paula Deen exists takes two forms. In the wake of her posting a photo of her son in brown face, one might ask, Why...

Paula Deen's Christmas Video Is Absolutely Absurd

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 12.22.2014 | Taste

Really, this video is utterly baffling.

Paula Deen Is Back And She's Going On Tour

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.28.2014 | Taste

Would you go to see Paula Deen's tour this summer?

Paula Deen To Open New Restaurant

AP | Posted 02.26.2014 | Business

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Paula Deen's comeback trail is leading her to the Smoky Mountains of east Tennessee. The Savannah, Ga.-based celebrity cook ...

Paula Deen Rides Robert Irvine Like A Bull, Apologizes For Scandal One More Time

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 02.24.2014 | Celebrity

Paula Deen may have alienated fans and lost sponsors, but she has certainly not lost her spirit, y'all. She made quite a splash at the South Beach ...

5 Ways Paula Deen Has Secretly Been Making A Comeback

Posted 02.12.2014 | Taste

If you thought you'd never have to see Paula Deen again, think again.

2013's Biggest Celebrity Scandals

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

Juicy gossip and scandalous stories ran aplenty this year. From relationship infidelity, to cultural insensitivity, to legal woes, Hollywood has had i...

13 People Who Just Want Their Craptastic 2013 To Be Over Already

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

As office holiday parties run out of booze and Christmas cookies supplies run dangerously low, it comes time to reflect upon the highs and lows of the...

Rumors Fly About Paula Deen's Marriage

Posted 11.11.2013 | Entertainment

Celebrity chef Paula Deen would be the first to admit that she has her flaws. But even as she was being harshly criticized for her role in scandals in...

Still At Walmart

AP | Posted 09.27.2013 | Business

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Despite Wal-Mart's July announcement that it ended its relationship with Paula Deen, the world's largest retailer said Wednesday...

Paula Deen Fights Back Tears At First Public Appearance In Months

AP | Posted 11.14.2013 | Black Voices

HOUSTON -- Celebrity cook Paula Deen fought back tears as she was greeted by a supportive crowd during an appearance at a Houston cooking show. Satur...

How to Get Sued by Your Employees -- Let Me Count the Ways

Jack Garson | Posted 11.09.2013 | Business
Jack Garson

Remember we live in a there-are-no-secrets-24-hour-news-cycle-text-tweet-yelp-facebook-linked-in-you-get-the-point world. Even if you don't break the law, your business can suffer if you're just bone-headed. Ask Paula.

Joe Satran

DISMISSED! | Joe Satran | Posted 08.23.2013 | Black Voices

Paula Deen's legal troubles are over -- for now. On Friday afternoon, Judge William T. Moore of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District o...

DISMISSED: Ga. Judge Throws Out Race-Based Claims In Paula Deen Lawsuit

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 10.12.2013 | Black Voices

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A federal judge Monday threw out race discrimination claims by a former Savannah restaurant manager whose lawsuit against Paula ...

Plea Change Scheduled In Paula Deen Extortion Case

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 10.09.2013 | Black Voices

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A New York man pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to trying to extort $200,000 from Paula Deen by threatening to reveal dama...

Oprah Winfrey Addresses Paula Deen Controversy

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.06.2013 | Black Voices

More than a month after Paula Deen admitted to using the N-word, Oprah Winfrey is speaking out about the controversy. "In the very first days I tr...

Paula Deen Settles Extortion Case

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 10.05.2013 | Black Voices

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A New York man charged with trying to extort $200,000 from embattled celebrity cook Paula Deen has agreed to a plea deal with pr...

More Unsavory Paula Deen Details Emerge

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 07.26.2013 | Black Voices

Will Paula Deen return to the Food Network? Eater reported on Thursday that, according to an anonymous source, the network plans to bring Deen "back i...

Furniture Company Stands By Paula Deen

AP | Posted 09.24.2013 | Business

HIGH POINT, N.C. — The North Carolina-based home furnishings company that markets Paula Deen's furniture line is sticking with the embattled cel...

Racism's 21st Century Makeover

Yousef Abukhdair | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics
Yousef Abukhdair

To believe racism is non-existent in the American justice system amongst other venues is a ludicrous omission of societal norms and an obtuse understanding of human nature.

Paula Deen Extortionist Pleads Not Guilty

AP | Posted 09.15.2013 | Black Voices

SAVANNAH, Ga. — A New York man pleaded not guilty in federal court Tuesday to charges of trying to extort embattled celebrity cook Paula Deen. ...

Comic Book To Detail Rise & Fall Of Paula Deen

Reuters | Posted 09.10.2013 | Books

NEW YORK, July 10 (Reuters) - Celebrity chef Paula Deen, who lost book deals, contracts and her television cooking show on The Food Network after sh...

Fallon Explains The Pros & Cons Of Hiring Paula Deen

Posted 07.10.2013 | Comedy

Now that Paula Deen is out at Food Network she's going to have to re-enter the job market. So to help potential employers make an informed decision, J...

Take the Spotlight off Paula Deen and Turn Here Instead

Susan Rebecca White | Posted 07.09.2013 | Taste
Susan Rebecca White

If we really want to turn this public scandal into an opportunity for growth, we should take the spotlight off Ms. Deen. Turn away from the tearful confessionals and interviews. There are better southern cooks, like Edna Lewis, more deserving of our attention. Look toward them.

Paula Deen, Microaggressions, and Why the N-Word Isn't Even the Major Issue

Ernest Owens | Posted 09.07.2013 | Black Voices
Ernest Owens

Microaggressions are demeaning or subtle insults against minorities that can be verbal, behavioral, or environmental but either intentional or unintentional.