Paula Deen Is Back In The Kitchen With Web Show

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

The former Food Network host has been lying low since she admitted to using racial slurs, and revealing that she has diabetes. The Paula Deen Network is a digital subscription channel.


And from corn to our last word in business today, corn casserole.


PAULA DEEN: It's so, so good. All we're going to use is canned corn...


That is, of course, Paula Deen on the Food Network.


DEEN: We've got a cup of sour cream, and we've got a half a stick of melted butter.

GREENE: Only half a stick of butter. Well, Deen's carb-and-fat-happy cooking has been off the air for about a year now. She has been lying low since she faced a big public backlash after admitting to using racial slurs and also revealing that she has diabetes.

MONTAGNE: Now she's cooked up plans for a comeback. Yesterday, she announced the Paula Deen Network, a digital, subscription channel.

GREENE: We presume stick of butter not included. That is the Business News on MORNING EDITION, from NPR News. I'm David Greene.

MONTAGNE: And I'm Renee Montagne.

Copyright © 2014 NPR. All rights reserved. Visit our website terms of use and permissions pages at for further information.

NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by a contractor for NPR, and accuracy and availability may vary. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Please be aware that the authoritative record of NPR’s programming is the audio.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.