With a smile that can literally light up a room, Chef Paula Deen has recently found herself frowning because a former employee is suing her for using racial slurs.

That's right, one of America's favorite chefs has actually admitted to using racial slurs. And although it's wrong to do so, timing seems to be suspect. But other derogatory things have also been committed by Deen, that is now sending her 'brand' to the bottom of the pot.

Here's the full story from ABC News: