You knew Paula Deen was in serious trouble when the celebrity chef turned for help to the Rev. Jesse Jackson. He’s still the go-to guy for celebrities in dire need to patch things up after breeches of racial etiquette. “I’ve had wonderful support from Rev. Jackson,” she said in a tearfully apologetic interview with Matt Lauer on NBC’s Today Show Wednesday, a week after news broke of her admission in a videotaped deposition for a discrimination suit that she had used the “N-word” racial slur in the past.