| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Paula Deen's biggest backer -- Food Network -- quickly distanced itself Wednesday from the N-word controversy swirling around one of its most recognizable stars.
"Food Network does not tolerate any form of discrimination and is a strong proponent of...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:58 PM
We may not have heard the last of Ruth Bourdain. When Josh Friedland, the author of the long-running Twitter parody decloaked Thursday in the New York Times, some assumed he might be hanging it up for good. In fact, Friedman himself might have assumed...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Paula Deen's "Today" show interview may have started out as an attempt at an apology by the former Food Network star for her admitted use of a racial slur in a legal deposition, but reaction on social media outlets has quickly turned into an attack on...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Paula Deen may be in crisis mode, but who better to call a supporter than fellow Food Network alum and domestic comeback queen Martha Stewart? On Wednesday night's episode of Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live," Stewart expressed sympathy for Deen's current...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:15 AM
They shop, they drink, they dine, they kvetch. They turn otherwise ordinary rooms into polished interiors, and then ... they go shopping again. They are the stars of “Million Dollar Decorators,” the Bravo reality series that started its second...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:48 PM
"Saturday Night Live" sketches sometimes don't go well, one of the hazards of live TV. But it's rare to see one go as far off the rails as this one featuring Bill Hader and host Justin Bieber in early 2013.
In the sketch, a country singer (played by...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Looks like Paula Deen has cooked up another mess for herself.
In a videotaped deposition, the celebrity chef has reportedly admitted openly making racist jokes and slurs. She even confirmed that she wanted to costume black waitstaff as slaves at a...
| Jul 5, 2013
The drops just keep coming in the Paula Deen world — only this time, the white-haired butter empress is not the one getting cut.
In the wake of her public fallout over her use of a racial slur, she has endured a windfall of setbacks. Companies...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:32 PM
"Food Network will not renew Paula Deen's contract when it expires at the end of this month," the network says in a statement....
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:11 AM
I think it’s for the best that the enraged, engaging Alec Baldwin, who seems never to have acquired the ability to control his volcanic temper despite multiple public embarrassments over the years, has decided to quit Twitter.
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Food Network announced Friday afternoon that it will not renew Paula Deen's contract, which is due to expire at the end of the month. • UPDATE: Paula Deen Today show interview will happen Wednesday Deen is currently under fire for admitting that she...