A few weeks ago, I was browsing through my Facebook newsfeed when I stumbled upon a trailer for a new TV show, Kosher Soul, from the Lifetime Network. The preview for this “docu-sitcom” begins with the two stars of the show sitting on the couch, talking to the camera. “You can’t help who you fall in love with,” the man says. There’s a fast cut to a foot breaking a glass under the wedding chuppah, to the sound of a crowd cheering “Mazal tov”. The stars, Miriam Sternoff and O’Neal McKnight, met working as stylists for Sean “Puffy” Combs, (aka Puff Daddy, P Diddy, Diddy, etc.). Sternoff is described as “the epitome of the nice Jewish girl” and McKnight as African-American from the South.

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