Lisa Jackson, a former employee of restaurants owned by Paula Deen and her brother, Earl "Bubba" Hiers, filed a lawsuit alleging racial and sexual discrimination. In court dispositions, Paula Deen admits using the "N-Word" at times. As a result of this revalation, several companies have severed ties with her.
This week, we asked 600kcol.com listeners Should Paula Deen have been fired in our "KCOL Poll of the Week." The responses are:
- Yes! What she said is racist - 4%
- No! It was a lapse of judgement from the past - 75%
- No. I feel she truly is sorry - 21%