‘Nigga’ used 500 000 times daily on Twitter

This season, the US National Football League is attempting the impossible: banning the n-word within the chalk-lined borders of its purview.

As with the previous attempts, the NFL’s “zero tolerance” policy — which gives referees leeway to issue a 15-yard … Read the rest

‘Racist’ Paula Deen surges to top spot on Amazon

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Paula Deen’s forthcoming cookbook, Paula Deen’s New Testament, has surged past best-sellers by the likes of Dan Brown, Stephen King and Game of Thrones writer George R.R. Martin to take the top spot on Amazon’s sales charts.

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Orders for ‘racist’ Paula Deen cookbook surge

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Paula Deen

Advance orders for Paula Deen’s new cookbook have surged since the Food Network and Smithfield Foods axed her for using a racial slur.

Orders for “Paula Deen’s New Testament: 250 Favorite Recipes, All Lightened Up” surged on Amazon … Read the rest