Tag Archive: deen


Paula Deen has faced her fair share of crises over the last couple years, including a racial discrimination lawsuit, a crumbling cooking empire and weight struggles. But radio detection and rangingOnline.com has learned exclusively that the celebrity chef could be facing her most difficult days yet as her beloved ex-husband, Jimmy Deen, is fighting for his life after being diagnosed with cancer.

“Jimmy has throat cancer,” a source told… Continue reading Paula Deen’s Secret Heartache: Her Beloved Ex-Husband Jimmy Deen Has Cancer

Paula Deen received a standing ovation and thunderous applause from her audience of 1,500 fans at the Metropolitan Cooking & Entertainment Show in Houston on Saturday.

In her first public appearance since news broke that she’d used the N-word, and was subsequently fired from the Food Network, Deen broke down on the stage.

“These are tears of joy, y’all,” the celebrity chef cried. “I’ve said all… Continue reading ‘I’m Back!’ Paula Deen Cries ‘Tears of Joy’ At Texas Cooking Show

Authorities on Friday arrested a New York man charged with trying to extort money from embattled celebrity cook Paula Deen in exchange for not going to the news media with “true and damning statements” he said she made.

FBI agents and local sheriff’s deputies arrested Thomas George Paculis, 62, of Newfield, N.Y., Friday morning. A criminal complaint filed Wednesday in federal court in Savannah, Ga., charges… Continue reading Paula Deen: Extortion Attempt Victim

Howard Stern has made a living off of his shocking opinions, but his latest might be the most jaw-dropping yet. During his radio show Monday, Howard launched a long monologue defending Paula Deen’s use of the ‘N’ word, even asking, “Why is she losing her job?”

“I have never used racial slurs in my personal life,” Howard said.

PHOTOS: Celebrity Racist Rants

“It was something in my family… Continue reading Howard Stern Defends Paula Deen: ‘Why Is She Losing Her Job?’



(Newser)

Yet another company has dropped Paula Deen in the wake of the Food Network giving her the boot and QVC apparently thinking about doing the same. Smithfield, a major pork company (that was recently purchased by a Chinese company), says it will no longer partner with Deen for her line of “Paula Deen Collection” hams in the wake of her n-word… Continue reading Paula Deen — Fired Again!