Should Dean's life be ruined for saying the N-word 30-40-50 years ago?

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    Totally unfair if you ask me...any scale, sense of history, or balance left? And our media suqs...lol
     
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    Dean said that?.....the fucking basTURD.....what the hell is the matter with that guy?...i thought he only hated White people.....:eusa_eh:
     
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    No. People need to lighten up and move on. Far worse things have been uttered by others who still have their jobs.
     
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    na---It's total PC bullshit. They may as well just kill us all and be done with it.
     
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    Before starting a thread, you might want to see if this was not already covered. ITS COVERED.
     
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    No, it shouldn't, unless they still have such an attitude. Firing someone for a word uttered 40 years ago is past ridiculous in my opinion. I wonder though if there is more coming, some sort of proof to this lawsuit and Food Network is acting in accordance with information which has yet to be released.
     
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    NO

    What kind of a country are we becoming when we destroy someone for saying something 40 years ago? A very sick one.
     
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    Who the Gods would destroy, they first make mad.

    We are mad.
     
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    He only said 9% of it

    :eusa_whistle:
     
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    I always just refer back to my signature line. and Laugh.
     
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    Well hell's bells I agree with franco.

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    Absolutely not , it's total bull shit she has to do this tap dance , her food alone should shun her y'all .
     
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    Personally I think she should have told the Food Network and all her critics over that to F.O. and then ask them if at any point in their life have they said anything that another would have found insulting or offensive I suspect no one can honestly say they haven't.
     
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    Who the fuck is "Dean"? Dean who????

    Not that it matters -- no.

    (awaiting word from all the Robert Byrd 1940s Klan dredgers...)
     
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    hey, I'm and older guy

    cook like Paula Dean
    look like Heather Locklear

    hubba fucking hubba
     
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    Bill Maher Talks Paula Deen Controversy With 'Real Time' Panel, Defends Deen... Sort Of (VIDEO)

    The one black person on the panel said that yes, she does need to go away.

    Today, a R (can't think of her name, Amy something, black woman) said that yes, she needs to go away.

    My question is, was it really 40 years ago? I've read some news stories saying that she is just as racist now as she was then. Including the deplorable idea she had of having black waiters pretend to be slaves while they waited tables at her relative's wedding.

    I didn't like her diabetic, coronary artery by-pass specials she called food so I haven't paid all that much attention to her until this.

    Toxic food, toxic mouth but I don't think this will ruin her. In fact, racists are rushing out to buy her fatty food/cookbooks even as we speak.
     
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    So much for any "honest discussions" about race...
     
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    Paula brought it on herself with her stupid apologys. Plus her choices of food are disgusting. Honey...y'all. She should just drown herself in a pot of grits.
     
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    They can't do that or there'd be no more taxpayers to pay for all those bribes to Democratic constituencies.
     
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    I don't know if Deen is a racist or not, given she campaigned for Obama in 2008 and is a registered democrat, I wonder if things have not been exaggerated, quite a bit. On top of that there are charges she would openly view porn so employees would be exposed to such as well.

    Celebrities' Political Affiliations Pictures - Paula Deen (Democrat) - UsMagazine.com
     
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