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Paula Deen

THE VIEW - (5.21.12) Paula Deen is guest co-host today on "The View." "The View" airs Monday-Friday (11:00 am-12:00 pm, ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Donna Svennevik/ABC via Getty Images)

Paula Deen dropped from The Food Network

The Food Network said on Friday it will drop celebrity chef Paula Deen after the Southern food doyenne was sued for racial discrimination and admitted in a legal deposition to using a racial slur in the past. (REUTERS)