Paula Deen, Mired in Controversy Over Use of N-Word, Issues Video Apology TVWeek, YouTube

Celebrity chef Paula Deen released a videotaped apology today in response to a brewing controversy over her use of the N-word. As we reported previously, her use of the word surfaced in a court deposition.

Asking people to forgive her for her mistakes, Deen says in the video, “I want to learn and grow from this,” and, “Inappropriate, hurtful language is totally, totally unacceptable.”

Here’s the video: