Paula Deen’s N-Word Excuse — I’m Old

Exclusive 0620_paula_deen_article_tmzPaula Deen is using the “I”m from the South” excuse to justify her use of the N-word … saying that when she grew up, dropping an N-bomb was no big deal because everyone was racist.

Paula Deen Enterprises just issued the following statement to our sources … “During a deposition where she swore to tell the truth, Ms. Deen recounted having used a racial epithet in the past, speaking largely about a time in American history which was quite different than today.”

FYI — the “time” Paula admitted to using the N-word was 1986!!!!!

Anyway, the statement continues … “[Paula] was born 60 years ago when America”s South had schools that were segregated, different bathrooms, different restaurants and Americans rode in different parts of the bus. This is not today.”

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Old people can be racist


Old people can be racist

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As we previously reported, Deen admitted using the N-word during a sworn deposition stemming from a lawsuit … in which the chef and her brother are accused of using offensive language at Paula”s restaurant in Georgia.