Publisher drops Paula Deen, won't publish her No. 1-on-Amazon cookbook
Ballantine Books announced it won't publish "Paula Deen's New Testament: 250 Favorite Recipes, All Lightened Up," which soared to No. 1 amid Deen's N-word controversy even though it's release date was in October.

Anderson Cooper: Why isn't Alec Baldwin getting flak for his homophobic tweets?
"Why does #AlecBaldwin get a pass when he uses gay slurs?" Cooper tweeted, in response to calling a British reporter a "a toxic little queen" on Twitter. "If a conservative talked of beating up a 'queen' they would be vilified," Cooper added.

Melissa George joins "The Good Wife"
She'll play Governor Florrick's in-house ethics counsel. PLUS: Kalinda gets a new love interest.

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