Steve Harvey Invites Paula Deen to Mentor 100 Black Boys

Paula Deen is in the midst of trying to claw her way back to relevancy over a year after she was exposed as the butter-soaked racist we all probably assumed she was. Steve Harvey and his mustache have a television show to host, advertising dollars to worry about and not a whole hell of a lot of concern for the… » 10/01/14 6:50pm 10/01/14 6:50pm

Kind Bigot Paula Deen Empathizes with Other Bigots Like Phil Robertson

The Paula Deen comeback tour continues, y'all, this time with an extensive interview in People Magazine where the queen of boootter and oil expressed a lot of sadness about how people see her as racist all because she used the n-word a handful of times and once — JUST ONCE —got all sentimental about the good ol' days… » 2/26/14 5:15pm 2/26/14 5:15pm

Paula Deen's E! True Hollywood Story Was Revisionist Propaganda

If you've been hungry for a retelling of the racism controversy that chewed through Paula Deen's career this summer and rendered her a blubbering train wreck, check out the above clip from her E! True Hollywood Story, which aired last night. Though Deen did not sit down with E! for an exclusive interview, her sons… » 10/15/13 7:15pm 10/15/13 7:15pm

The Trayvon Martin/Paula Deen Episode of SVU Was Absolutely Ridiculous

Trayvon Martin, Paula Deen, Stop and Frisk and Assistant DA Raul Esparza? Dick Wolf was not kidding with this whole Law & Order/ripped from the headlines thing. Of course, if he wanted to be more accurate, the slogan would go "ripped from one headline, ripped from another headline, ripped from a third headline and… » 10/03/13 3:20pm 10/03/13 3:20pm

Amy Poehler Hilariously Raps About Paula Deen and Butter

It's terribly fashionable to hate on Mondays (yes, I know it's Tuesday — please bear with me), but not everything about it so terrible. Think about it — the start of the work week represents a new beginning, it's only 5 more days 'til Friday and a new episode of the Comedy Bang! Bang! podcast is released, making your… » 9/24/13 12:20pm 9/24/13 12:20pm

Alec and Hilaria Baldwin Welcome a Baby Girl Named Carmen

Good job, you two! You did it! Backstory: Nine-ish months ago, Alec and Hilaria Baldwin did a special kind of hugging, and then today a baby came out! JUST LIKE IN THE SCIENCE MOVIES. The baby is a girl and they named it Carmen Gabriela and now it lives with them and Alec Baldwin touches its poop and stuff. Congrats!… » 8/23/13 8:00pm 8/23/13 8:00pm

SVU Somehow Manages to Combine Paula Deen and Trayvon Martin Cases

Law and Order: Special Victims Unit doesn't shy away from crafting "ripped from the headlines" plot lines: last season, for instance, they aired an episode clearly meant to mirror Chris Brown's brutal assault of Rihanna and and episode that was just a monstrous agglomeration of various campus rape headlines (two… » 8/22/13 2:40pm 8/22/13 2:40pm