Alysa Stanton stands in the synagogue at Hebrew Union College on May 21, 2009, in Cincinnati. Stanton was later ordained as mainstream Judaism's first black female rabbi. She serves at Congregation Bayt Shalom in Greenville, N.C. Al Behrman/AP hide caption

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Customers walk past a Toyota FJ Cruiser. Toyota brought in 19 percent of African-American buyers, 22 percent of Latino buyers and 33 percent of Asian-American buyers. Yoshikazu Tsuno/Getty Images hide caption

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Laz Alonso (left) and Paula Patton star as a bride and groom from opposite ends of the socioeconomic spectrum in Jumping the Broom. The film grossed $36 million during its U.S. run in May. Jonathan Wenk/TriStar Pictures hide caption

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