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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 do we let an un...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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.

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.

Paula Deen, the N-word, and Sh*t Black Folks Can't Say

Cassandra Jackson | Posted 09.01.2013 | Black Voices
Cassandra Jackson

I realize that it is disturbing to think that there might be one privilege that black people have that white people do not. Therefore, I am going to set the record straight.

The Multi-Million Dollar 'N' Word

Jacquie Jordan | Posted 08.31.2013 | Media
Jacquie Jordan

A very expensive lesson in linguistics for Paula Deen. Literally being haunted by words that hurt. I expect to see more of this in times ahead with all of the technology advances, smart phones, video files, digital pictures.

Why Paula Deen Must Pay for the Sins of the Fathers

Jim David | Posted 09.01.2013 | Media
Jim David

We allow public figures to get away with crimes and misdemeanors all the time. But every so often someone has to go down, so for now let's throw the sacrificial lamb of Paula Deen on the barbie.

Wanda Sykes To Paula Deen: Just Shut The Hell Up

Posted 07.08.2013 | Black Voices

As the Paula Deen saga continues to unfold, many notable figures are sharing their thoughts on the controversy surrounding the Queen of Southern Cuisi...

Paula Deen Offered Six-Figure Pay Day By Porn Company

Posted 07.02.2013 | Celebrity

Following her admission that she made racist remarks, companies have been dumping Paula Deen left and right, but there's at least one that's eager to ...

What If Paula Deen Had Called Someone a Fag?

Avery Stone | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Avery Stone

Paula Deen and Alec Baldwin both used offensive language and demeaned whole populations of people. Why is there a vast disparity between how the public and businesses reacted? Why did Baldwin get off the hook while Deen is fighting to hang on to any semblance of dignity?

All The Good People

Father Jim O'Shea, C.P. | Posted 06.28.2013 | Religion
Father Jim O'Shea, C.P.

Paula Deen is an easy target. Temporarily destroying her career is a soothing balm for a national soul tortured by what to do about the current scourge of racism and inequality that is not a remnant of the past but a policy of the present.

Jimmy Carter: Forgive Paula Deen

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 06.28.2013 | Black Voices

In a CNN interview Friday, former President Jimmy Carter came to the defense of embattled chef Paula Deen, whose food empire has crumbled in the wake ...