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 • Art Appraiser
“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 • Liquor Inspector
“Losing a ham endorsement deal after charges of racism—we’ve all been there.”
Conrad Tully • Typewriter Servicer