Paula Deen's N-Word Controversy Explained

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A "Southern Plantation Wedding"

Lisa Jackson, the former employee who filed the lawsuit, alleges that when describing the type of wedding Deen wanted to throw for her brother, the TV cook said she wanted "a true Southern plantation" theme, adding that she "would really like is a bunch of little n----rs to wear long-sleeve white shirts, Black shorts, and Black bow-ties, you know in the Shirley Temple days, they used to tap dance around.” (Photo: WENN)

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