Close

Wonderwall

Chef Paula Deen accidentally hit by charity ham

The Associated Press, Tuesday, November 24, 2009, 8:19am (PST)
  • ATLANTA (AP) -- Celebrity chef Paula Deen got an unexpected serving of ham — across her face.

    The Food Network star was helping unload 25,000 pounds of donated meat for an Atlanta food bank on Monday when someone threw one of the hams like a football and accidentally smacked her.

    RELATED: Become a fan of Wonderwall on Facebook

    Deen tells WGCL-TV: "I thought it busted my lip, but it didn't."

    Though smiles and laughter, Deen added: "I'm OK. It just knocked me for a little bit."

    RELATED: Follow Wonderwall on Twitter

    She says she was unloading hams when she tossed one to a man, who then said "Back at 'ya." Thinking he meant it only as a sentiment, she turned around to get another ham when the errant swine came at her.

    "He really meant, 'Back at 'ya.'"

    Later, she tweeted: "I haven't met the ham that could stop me yet!"

Show Comments
When using Facebook Connect your image and name may display on Wonderwall. All Privacy Settings are controlled by Facebook
Like us on Facebook?
UP NEXT
Baby Joy
aa
Thanks for subscribing!