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Paula Deen Featured on ‘Master Chef’ Episode [VIDEO]

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Paula Deen Featured on ‘Master Chef’ Episode [VIDEO]

Paula Deen has the privilege of setting up a luncheon for volunteers. The dishes will be southern style cooking: Kentucky chicken, Louisiana catfish, Alabama pork chops, Mississippi shrimp and alligator.

We wonder if this is what Judy Smith aka Olivia Pope has planned out for her comeback. We have to remember that the discrimination court case against us has been dropped. Apparently, a judge felt a white woman can not feel or be offended by racial discrimination toward her black employees. Now if that’s not racist, we don’t know what is.

Paula Deen Discrimination Case Thrown Out By Judge Because Accuser is White? [UPDATE]

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Paula Deen Racial Discrimination Case Thrown Out By Judge Because Accuser is White?

UPDATE on August 16, 2013:

It looks like Mrs. Paula Deen is getting some strikes of good luck or redemption since her n-word scandal crumbled her cooking empire just two months ago.

Read this update below:

A New York man pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to trying to extort $200,000 from Paula Deen by threatening to reveal damaging information about the embattled celebrity cook if she didn’t pay him to stay quiet.

Paula Deen Promised “I’ll Make You a Millionaire” to her ‘Soul Sister’, But Never Did

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 Paula Deen Promised “I’ll Make You a Millionaire” to her ‘Soul Sister’, But Never Did

UPDATE on July 30, 2013: Paula Deen’s camp says Dora Charles is only trying to cash in on the ‘current situation’.

There seems to be some friction going on with a worker of Paula Deen and Deen kitchens. A woman named Dora Charles worked for Deen for 22 years. She stated in an interview that she helped open restaurants that made Paula Deen’s career; developed recipes, trained other cooks and made sure everything tasted right. before it was served to customers.

Paula Deen Scandal: Food Network Plans to Bring Paula Deen Back? Report Says

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Paula Deen Scandal: What?! Food Network Plans to Bring Paula Deen Back!

It certainly has been a rocky road for Mrs. Paula Deen. She has lost many endorsements and has had to stomach many people coming out and outing her racist ways in the past weeks since the scandal broke.

Well, regardless of how many companies have dropped Paula Deen, she seems to be getting some favor, or is she? A report from Eater.com, stated the Food Network, who was the first to drop Deen amidst the racial scandal, is planning to bring her back to the network. Yes! You heard it right. According to the report, this is what was stated:

Black Folks Support Paula Deen at Rally in August?

Black Folks Support Paula Deen at Rally in August?

We are at awe about this rally. Apparently a group of over 100 people will be coming together in support of Paula Deen. But get this: it will be a group of black people who support Paula Deen. The group and website is called: ‘Black People for Paula’.

Paula Deen Takng on New Legal Team and Dropping her Her Former

Paula Deen Takng on New Legal Team and Dropping her Her Former

News reports state Paula Deen has replaced her lead legal team, the latest fallout from her admission she used racial slurs in the past.

In an announcement last week, Deen has cut ties with her longtime agent who helped make her a Food Network star and now she’s retained new counsel.

Grace Speights, an attorney for Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, is new lead counsel for Paula Deen Enterprises Inc. and other defendants in an employment discrimination lawsuit, according to Jennifer Costa, a spokeswoman for the Washington-based firm.

Paula Deen Lovers: Should She Have Called Man You’re ‘As Dark As The Board’? [VIDEO]

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Paula Deen Calls Her Security: ‘As Black As The Board’, Another Racial Put Down [VIDEO]

Now, if that ain’t the pot calling the kettle black! Well, maybe not exactly but it sounded good! LOL! Anyway, here’s the video that is raging across the world wide web and shocking folks left and right. Let us give you some background on it first.

In the video, Paula Deen is discussing how her great grandfather lost his son in the Civil War and that he had lost the Civil War also by losing his 37 slaves. He no longer had help to do ‘the work’ on his plantation and he ultimately shot himself because he couldn’t deal with the changes of blacks becoming free.

Paula Deen Drops Agent Who Made Her Food Network Star for Over 10 years

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Paula Deen Drops Longtime Agent

This is a twist. After Paula Deen has been dropped by over a dozen partners, she’s now stepping up and parting ways with her longtime agent. Deen had worked with New York agent Barry Weiner for more than a decade. She has said he was instrumental in getting her show Paula’s Home Cooking on the Food Network in 2002.

Here’s her statement about the split but doesn’t include a reason:

“Paula Deen has separated from her agent,” Deen’s spokeswoman, Elana Weiss, said in an email Thursday. “She and her family thank him for the tireless effort and dedication over the many years.”

Paula Deen is Going Down: Fired from Food Network and Now May Lose Several Deals [UPDATE]

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Paula Deen is Going Down: Fired from Food Network and Now May Lose QVC Deal

The southern sounding cook Paula Deen is getting hit pretty hard for admitting she has used the n-word on various occasions. First she’s being sued for $1.2 million in a racial discrimination case. Secondly, then a video was released in court that she uses the n-word. Thirdly, before she was going to be interviewed with the Today show to address this, she pulled out and did a video apology instead. The apology came soon after she learned the Food Network was firing her and not renewing her contract for the end of the month.

Paula Deen Loses More Endorsements: JC Penney, Sears, Others and QVC Forgives [UPDATED]

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Paula Deen Loses More Endorsements: JC Penney and Sears Cut Ties

There are more and more  companies cutting ties with the scandalized cook, Paula Deen and there doesn’t seem to be anything she can do about it. There are just two more companies who are the latest to decided to break away from her:

Sears and JCPenney!

Sears Holdings Corp. said it will phase out all products tied to the Paula Deen brand after “careful consideration of all available information,” said the parent company of Sears and Kmart.