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12 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

ABC's Harris Falsely Hits Sarah Palin as the 'Woman Who...

Nightline co-anchor Dan Harris on Monday night mocked Sarah Palin for her new internet channel and falsely identified the conservative as "the woman who says she can see Russia from her house."

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Nightline, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Celebrities, Tina Fey, Barbie

12 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

An empowering alternative to Barbie

ROLE MODELS: The 'Miss Possible' dolls and corresponding interactive apps are designed to show girls all sorts of different ways they can change the world.

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13 hrs ago | Reuters

Toy giant Mattel joins box office race with Max Steel

Mattel, the toy giant behind 'Barbie' and 'Masters of the Universe', attempts to take on the big studios with a cinematic adaptation of its successful toy line, 'Max Steel'.

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17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

'Human Barbie' Valeria Lukyanova shows support for Putin by posing on Crimean beach

Ukraine's 'Human Barbie' shows support for Putin by posing on Crimean beach as mass graves containing scores of her countrymen are discovered in rebel-held areas Valeria Lukyanova posed in Black Sea peninsula boycotted by millions of tourists since the Kremlin's annexation of the region from Ukraine Ukraine's 'Human Barbie' has heeded a call from ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Barbie, Vladimir Putin,

21 hrs ago | The Advocate

Advocate photo by Robin Miller -- With more than 150 careers, Barbie has done it all.

And the world's most famous doll's evolution in appearance and fashion is the focus of the "Barbies" exhibit at The Enchanted Mansion, A Doll Museum, through Saturday, Aug. 30. "The exhibit not only shows how Barbie has changed through the years, but Ken, too," says museum curator Cheylon Woods, in reference to Barbie's long-time boyfriend.

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Related Topix: Barbie, Fashion, Oscar de la Renta, Designers, Wedding

Yesterday | DNA India

Pakistani designers, children's show highlight of Lakme Fashion Week

The Lakme Fashion Week this time will see best of Pakistani fashion on Indian ramp, a children's fashion show and Australian fashion designer duo Easton Pearson foraying into the Indian market.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Barbie

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Monster High Picture Day Frankie Stein doll review

Frankie Stein, one of the dolls in the Monster High series, is about as far away from a traditional Barbie as a doll can get, but it is unique and adorable in its own right.

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Daily Mail

Is Barbie being Frozen out? Doll sales plummet as kids favor Disney's Elsa and American Girl

'God's going to deliver me from this but if he doesn't... I have no regrets': What brave doctor - one of two Americans struck down by Ebola in Liberia - said after being infected in worst ever outbreak 'I've never seen that look in her eyes before': Abigail Hernandez's mother describes seeing her daughter for the first time as she reveals the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Barbie, Family, Kids

Billboard

Are 'Body Positive' Music VideosAll That Positive?

Colbie Caillat, John Legend & Meghan Trainor point out the focus on women's apparance...by focusing on women's appearance.

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Chronicle Live

Please help: Appeal for Barbie dolls lost at Ladies Day at Newcastle Racecourse

Cancer sufferer Andrea Benn and her friends take the dolls to big events but lost them at Newcastle Racecourse during Ladies Day A cancer sufferer who carried a personalised Barbie doll to major events has appealed for their return after losing them at the races.

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Related Topix: Barbie, United Kingdom, Northumberland County, England

Sun Jul 27, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Miracle Baby Looks Back

The reason behind the Great Black Hills Duck race, and the many fundraisers for Children's Miracle Network, is to primarily buy equipment for children's care at Rapid City Regional Hospital.

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Related Topix: Rapid City, SD, Barbie

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

PHOTOS: Halifax pride parades past

July 19, 2003 - A marcher in the Halifax Pride Parade is silhouetted against a giant rainbow flag on Brunswick Street Saturday.

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Related Topix: Canada, Barbie, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender, North America Travel, Travel, Canada Travel, Nova Scotia, Canada Travel

Teen Vogue

Scrunchies Are Cool Again? Everything You Missed Online This Week and Need to Read Stat

While we here at Teen Vogue HQ are busy creating tons of fresh new web content every week, we're also perpetually reading stories from all In the mood for a little trip down memory lane? Enter your favorite childhood year into this site and jam out to the top hits of the day.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Indian Express

Don't ask me to apologise for how I look'

Being born a woman comes with a set of disadvantages, no matter where you are born or raised.

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Related Topix: Bollywood, Arts, Cinema, Barbie, Opinion

She Knows

Move over Barbie - there's a new role model in the toy box

Two female engineers are manufacturing dolls based on real-life women that are leaders in chemistry, aviation, coding and more.

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Related Topix: Barbie, Chemistry

PSFK

Anatomical Barbie Design Exposes Doll's Distorted Skeletal Structure

Barbie is a role model for young girls, but when you see the unnatural way in which her body is put together, you might not want your daughters to follow in her footsteps.

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Related Topix: Barbie, Kids, Family

Thu Jul 24, 2014

She Knows

Girl Scouts partnership with Barbie reveals retro attitude of both brands

The Girl Scouts, an organization that has become increasingly out of step with what it means to be a modern woman, has upped the ante with its latest collaboration with 1950s fem-bot Barbie.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Mail

Be prepared... for the Girl Scouts Barbie! Controversial doll hits...

ALL U.S. flights to Israel cancelled: FAA bans travel to Tel Aviv as Delta plane turns back at last minute after rocket attack near airport Witchcraft, white supremacists, meth labs or a family grudge? Inside America's most bizarre unsolved murder mystery five years after husband, wife and daughter, six, vanished in the mountains Bill Clinton ... (more)

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Related Topix: Barbie, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Vladimir Putin

Tue Jul 22, 2014

SFGate

Controversial Barbie dolls

Mattel introduced many Barbies with dark complexions in the 60s and 70s but they weren't genuinely African-American because their heads were made with the molds of the Caucasian dolls.

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Cape Gazette

Bethel Museum to exhibit doll fashions

The Bethel Museum is hosting an exhibit of doll fashions through the ages. In the display there will be dolls with clothing from years gone by as well as dolls wearing more modern clothing.

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Related Topix: Bethel, DE, Barbie

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