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So Smithfield Foods (recently sold to the Chinese and now making Famous Nathan hotdogs.... but I digress) has cut Paula Deen

Firegoat Jun 24, 2013 11:34 AM

So many things I could say about this. A Chinese held company cutting her for her practices....
http://eater.com/archives/2013/06/24/...

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    youareabunny Jun 24, 2013 11:52 AM

    "Smithfield is determined to be an ethical industry leader"

    Hmm.

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      mpjmph Jun 24, 2013 12:13 PM

      Ha! Half the reason people were outraged by the PD/Smithfield partnership was Smithfield track record of racist employment practices.

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        wadejay26 Jun 24, 2013 01:14 PM

        Not sure, but I thought the purchase was still under review.

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          rasputina Jun 24, 2013 01:54 PM

          Can't we contain all this stuff in one or two threads? This is going end up becoming the Paula Deen forum at this rate.

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