by Rachel Kranson

The Myth of La Streisand

It has happened to all of us at least once. Someone (a neighbor, a coworker, someone on line at the movies) sees you, an Ashkenazic Jewish woman who looks like an Ashkenazic Jewish woman. Suddenly your true features disappear, morph into hers, like a freaky special effect from “The Matrix” or the singers from Michael Jackson’s “Black or White” video.

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