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Paula Deen Documentary Tells Her Side of Downfall

NATIONAL | By J.M. Hirrsch | Sep 23
Paula Deen is ready to tell her side of the story behind the racist remark that decimated her career, but you'll need to pay to hear it.

Paula Deen Launching Digital Network

FOOD/DRINK | By Jason St. Amand | Jun 12
Celebrity cook Paula Deen, whose career was derailed after she admitted using racial slurs, is going digital.

Paula Deen Kicks Off 20-Show Tour

FOOD/DRINK | May 1
Approaching a year since the Food Network pulled the plug on her TV show, Paula Deen plans to hit the road this summer to cook live for fans.

Paula Deen Restaurant Closes

FOOD/DRINK | By Russ Bynum | Apr 6
Paula Deen and her younger brother, Bubba, have shut off the fish fryer and locked the doors at the Savannah seafood restaurant that served as the backdrop to a workplace discrimination lawsuit that stained the celebrity cook’s reputation.

Paula Deen to Open Eatery in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

FOOD/DRINK | Feb 28
Paula Deen’s comeback trail is leading her to the Smoky Mountains of east Tennessee. The Savannah, Ga.-based celebrity cook announced she’s opening a new restaurant, Paula Deen’s Kitchen, in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

Paula Deen: I Feel Like Michael Sam

CELEBRITIES | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 27
In a new interview with People magazine, shamed celebrity cook Paula Deen compared herself to Michael Sam, who made headlines earlier this month for coming out and is poised to be the first openly gay NFL player.

Paula Deen Says She’s "Back in the Saddle"

FOOD/DRINK | By J.M. Hirsch | Feb 24
Paula Deen continued maneuvering for a comeback Sunday, turning a beachside cooking demonstration into a public apology for the racist comments that decimated her career last year.

Paula Deen Cooks Up $75M Comeback Deal

FOOD/DRINK | By Russ Bynum | Feb 15
Paula Deen has found a key ingredient to bringing some sizzle back to her career - a cash infusion worth at least $75 million from a private investment firm.

The Year in Review: Taking a Bite Out of 2013

FOOD/DRINK | By J.M. Hirsch | Dec 24
It wasn’t Paula Deen’s career implosion. Nor the rise and fall of the Cronut. This year’s most significant food moment was the convergence of Thanksgiving and Hanukkah, inspiring turkey-shaped menorahs and pumpkin latkes.

The Bumpy Road of a Celebrity Chef

CELEBRITIES | By J.M. Hirsch | Dec 9
When celebrity chefs cut themselves, how much they bleed is a matter of brand. Case in point: this year’s messy public eruptions around two of the food world’s most powerful women, Paula Deen and Nigella Lawson.

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