April 11, 2013
Here we go again. The news that ITN is planning a reality show based on Jewish mothers "who have a desire to help people sort out their problems" makes the heart sink. Last year's Channel 4 series, Jewish Mum of the Year, was a tawdry affair which - to be charitable - did no credit to anyone involved. It was too much to hope that we had seen the back of schlock TV caricatures of Jews.