If you cried the first time, you will cry this time. If you laughed the first time, you will laugh this time. Between the giggles and sniffles, some viewers may wonder: “Why?” The answer as to why Lifetime has chosen to remake the 1989 film “Steel Magnolias” with an all-black cast -- premiering Sunday at 9 -- is likely, “Why not?” (Or more likely, “Why not try to bring more African-American women — the group that consumes the most television — to Lifetime?”)
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