After it was revealed last week that Paula Deen used racial slurs and made a number of racist jokes, the prominent pork company Smithfield Farms, which boasted a line of Paula Deen–branded hams, has severed its ties with the celebrity chef. What do you think?
“What do they need her for anyway? Ham sells itself.”Sharon Weisser
“Shoot, I had a great idea for an ad where someone stuffs a Smithfield ham in Paula Deen’s mouth whenever she starts to talk about black people.”Shawn Pressman
“Losing a ham endorsement deal after charges of racism—we’ve all been there.”Conrad Tully