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Jewish artist's 'anti-Barbie' becomes crowdfunding sensation
Almost exactly 55 years after Barbie made her debut at the American International Toy Fair, a more realistically proportioned alternative to the iconic fashion doll has become a crowdfunding sensation, raising more than $400,000 in a week and a half to begin production.
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Sun Mar 16, 2014
Library of Economics and Liberty
The Popularity of Silly Methods
In Bryan's blog post Predicting the Popularity of Obvious Methods , he suggests that social scientists are more likely to pursue non-obvious methods when the obvious methods don't provide the answer that they like.
Nicki Minaj bares her cleavage and toned mid-riff in Moschino bra and ...
Nicki Minaj bares her cleavage and toned mid-riff in Moschino bra and panties on set of her new music video Senile But Nicki Minaj was certain to up the ante for another day on set of her new music video Senile.
Why would we want an average toy?
Washington - When I was a little girl, my favourite dolls came from Mattel and had wildly inhuman proportions.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Barbie play stunts career dreams, Mrs. Potato Head fosters them, study finds
Barbie stunts girls' career dreams, a study finds, while Mrs. Potato Head has a lot more going on between her detachable ears.
'Barbie: The Pearl Princess' provides straightforward story in a pretty package
Barbiea stars as Luminaa , a mermaid who dreams of being a princess. Luminaa , and her best friend Kudaa , a pink seahorse, embark on an adventure to majestic mer-kingdom.
Independent News Herald Online
Trinity Gruenberg firstname.lastname@example.org I remember getting Barbies for Christmas and I hated them.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
How Barbie Affects Career Ambitions
In an experiment, girls who played with Mrs. Potato Head thought they could achieve more careers than girls who played with Barbie.
Hitting Barbie below the bodice
She's iconic, which ostensibly makes her fair game. She's been part of our Weltanschauung since 1959, when Ruth Handler put a shape and face to some plastic.
The Daily Record
Child's Play: Meet the Scot who runs toy firm which brought us...
BARRY believes Ally McCoist's men are now playing for their futures at Rangers in the wake of the shock draw with Albion Rovers.
International Business Times
Human Barbie Doll Valeria Lukyanova to Face Stiff Competition from Average-Sized Lammily?
Human Barbie Valeria Lukyanova may not be the best role model for teenagers, especially after announcing that she has give up food to achieve the form of human demigod.
'Dad, we want toys, let's go to the Apple Store'
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more A recent IDG Market Pulse survey found that IT organizations are questioning their long-term viability as a professional computing tool, citing limitations around functionality, durability and ... (more)
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Barbie The Pearl Princess new dvd and doll are perfect for spring and summer fun
This spring, Barbie has something extra fun and special for all the pretty little Barbie fans ! Be sure to check out Barbie's newest DVD, Barbie: The Pearl Princess this spring.
Selection of Dolls
On confirmation of purchase, the buyer is required to collect the item from the Stowmarket Front Office at the specified address.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
General 'Jerry' Boykin Jokes That Jews Are The Cause Of 'All The Problems In The World'
General "Jerry" Boykin is in the news again, this time for 'joking' that Jews are responsible for literally all of the world's problems.
The Indianapolis Star
The Barbie backlash? Some Indianapolis Girl Scouts weigh in
Behind that perpetual lipsticked smile, Barbie's been going through a rough time lately.
Tweet2Meet Fifth Harmony in Toronto
From livestreams to prank calls, we here at ANDPOP are always thinking of ways we can give our fans the best experience ever.
Passion, collaborative thinking and creativity dying by first grade
What did you want to be when you grew up? How did you get that idea? Many times, that flash of knowing who we want to be happens because an adult - a parent, teacher, relative, or a role model - creates -- by accident or design -- an experience that says to our developing mind that this feels good, right for us.
Nina In New York: Average Is Beautiful, But Lammily Is No Average Girl
Like so many other girls, I used to love my Barbie dolls. I'd dress them and undress them and dress them again, and again, and again.
International Business Times
Human Barbie Valeria Lukyanova's Light and Air Diet Turns Her Into a Beautiful Demi-God?
Valeria Lukyanova, known as the human Barbie doll, is practicing a lifestyle with her no food and water diet called "Breatharianism."