Paula Deen doesn't show up for Today show

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Friday, June 21, 2013

New York Times: Paula Deen failed to appear on the "Today" show for a scheduled exclusive interview this morning, citing exhaustion.

Ms. Deen had agreed to the interview, extensively promoted by NBC News on Thursday night, to address the uproar generated this week by her statements in a deposition for a discrimination lawsuit by a former employee. In the deposition, she admitted she had used racial epithets, tolerated racist jokes and condoned pornography in the workplace.

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