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The Future of Cheesecake Will Not Be Televised: Paula Deen Moves Online

Paula Deen on the Today show
Paula Deen on the Today showPhotograph by John Lamparski/WireImage via Getty Images

I’ve seen the future of Paula Deen. It is mobile, deep-fried, and ad-free.

This week Deen capped off a summerlong comeback tour by appearing on the Today show to discuss the scandal over racist slurs that last year nearly destroyed her food and media empire and to explain what she’s doing next.