Paula Deen Fired From The Food Network

  • The Food Network announced it will not renew Paula Deen’s contract for the end of the month following the gigantic racism shitstorm that’s been brewing all week. You can watch the extended cut of Deen’s disastrous apology video over at Buzzfeed; the edited version has been yanked offline for some reason. Tonight, she drowns her sorrows in a melted bowl of buter. [TMZ]
  • Also, so she’s reportedly “in contempt of court” for failing to turn in a blooper reel containing someone performing a sex act on a pastry. Rough week! [Page Six]
  • Anna Wintour has given baby North West her blessing.  []
  • A woman has filed a police report claiming she was raped by a member of Ray J’s entourage at a party inside the singer’s Los Angeles home. [RadarOnline]
  • Here’s Ana Ortiz from “Ugly Betty” on the criticism that she’s playing into a Latina stereotype on the show “Devious Maids.” [US Weekly]
  • Josh Duggar, the eldest child from the reality show “19 Kids & Counting” is now working for the anti-gay, anti-abortion Family Research Council. [LGBTQ Nation]
  • Humans in nests: so hot right now. [New York Times]
  • Margaret Cho guest edited xoJane for a day and here’s what happened. [xoJane]
  • A gay guy tries an “ex-gay” smartphone app called Setting Captives Free and lives to tell about it. [OUT]
  • Bret Michaels’ tour bus hit a bunch of deer. Also, he was slightly injured. [People]

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