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14 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Miss America 2015: 'Jane Austin,' terrifying frogs, and more of what you missed

On the night of Sept. 14, some Americans expressed their patriotism by cheering as the Chicago Bears mauled the San Francisco 49ers.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

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The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star seems to have pulled a Miley since turning 18, only instead of twerking and gyrating upon dancers, Miss Jenner has decided to shed her childish image with a whole load of flesh-flashing. After posing nude for Victoria's Secret photographer Russell James, the 18-year-old has gone topless once more to turn from Lolita into edgy fashion icon.

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Jaunted

What's in Barbie's London Fashion Week Carry-On Bag?

It wasn't all that long ago we established that the plastic fashion doll Barbie does, in fact, have a passport . This month she's putting it to good use, hopping from Fashion Week to Fashion Week and posting her adventures to a @barbiestyle Instagram account.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

Mariachi Barbie shows more respect

This week, Mariachi Barbie makes her grand debut in America, just in time for Diez y Seis and National Hispanic Heritage Month. And I'll bet my bright pink high heels that most of the little girls who get this particular toy will waste no time ditching the mariachi outfit in favor of Barbie's T-shirt and jeans.

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Related Topix: Toy, Mexico, World News, Wedding, Opinion

News10.net

X-rays of the amazing things pets eat

Check out this story on news10.net: http://on.news10.net/1rYjl5A Pet frog "Kermit" ate 30 small rocks from his cage. Surgery went well, according to Paws & Claws Animal Hospital in Plano, Texas.

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CBS Local

My Say On Blu-Ray: 'Barbie at the Secret Door'

Nothing new here in this adventure for Barbie. It's a typical plot where Barbie has a problem to deal that is solved by her entering a magical world.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

For shop owner, love of sewing began with Barbies

Linda Williams recalls her father bringing home a sewing machine when she was in the throes of Barbie doll adoration. And since no little girl can ever own enough Barbie clothes, Williams began sewing tiny outfits.

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Related Topix: Life, Sewing, Hobbies, Toy

New Statesman

To bridge the gendered toy gap, we need to spend less time...

Despite the best efforts of campaigns such as Pink Stinks and Let Toys Be Toys , it seems the nation's girls and boys still expect their toys to come in pink or blue packaging. According to a recent survey commissioned by LIMA UK , the most popular items for children under 14 still fall along strictly gendered lines.

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AmericanBankingNews.com

Walmart unveils a Chosen by Kidsa TM toy list

Classics like Barbie and Hot Wheels made WalmartA a a s annual list predicting holiday toy trends, and other kiddie crowd pleasers like the Snow Glow Elsa Doll also made the cut. "Walmart unveils A a EoeChosen by KidsA a a toy list" is categorized as "world".

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Weekender

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It's a catchy phrase, but that song isn't encouraging people to sign up for music lessons.

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The City Wire

Wal-Mart unveils its kid-approved toy list, holiday layaway dates

Anne Marie Kehoe, vice president of toys at Walmart U.S., unveiled on Tuesday this year`s list of top kid picks. She said there were several surprises this year and some classics choices like Barbie accessories and Little People play sets.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Daily Star

Meet the human Sex Doll: Former model splashes the cash to look like plastic

Victoria Wild has blown a fortune on rhinoplasty, permanent lip implants, botox and three boob jobs taking her to a size 32G to make her look like an inflatable love toy. The model funded her plastic surgery obsession from her earnings as a model along with the financial help of her sugar daddy boyfriend.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Designers Get All Dolled Up

It is probably no surprise that among certain female fashion designers, playing with Barbie as girls helped inform their adult careers. "My mother taught me how to sew so I could make clothes for my Barbie," the designer Cynthia Vincent said at a Council of Fashion Designers and Barbie party during New York Fashion Week.

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WNVZ-FM Virginia Beach

Human Dolls Meet Up

How did I ever miss this? Justin Jedica aka, the Human Ken Doll and Lacy Wildd aka, Extreme Human Barbie met one another last week. At a coffee shop.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

New York Magazine

Sewing for Barbie Gave Cynthia Vincent Her Chops

This weekend, at 14th and 9th, five models stood behind plexiglass scrims and pretended to be Barbies. Their hair was pouffed and curled, and their feet were tucked gracefully into killer heels, and they wore the designs of Charlotte Ronson, Cynthia Vincent, Rebecca Taylor, Tess Giberson and WHIT - the CFDA designers had partnered with Mattel to celebrate the release of the Barbie Fashion Design Maker, an app that allows fans to design and print clothes for the doll.

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Breitbart.com

Real-Life 'Entrepreneur Barbie' says Other Women Should Stop Being so Skinny, Hot and Blonde

"According to Mattel, women are supermodel thin, have luscious locks, pearly white teeth and pert boobs as well as a successful career. It's simply not true," thunders Joanna Davies on the Guardian's Women in Leadership network, in response to the new Entrepreneur Barbie doll .

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TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: Women Building STEM Careers From LEGO Bricks

For decades, toymakers and parents alike have created a market for "gender appropriate" objects . The result: generations of men and women inclined to "gender appropriate" careers in a time when STEM fields could use all the help they can get.

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Philly.com

Bala Cynwyd doc helps transgender teen gain her true identity

What would you do if your 10-year-old son told you that God had made a mistake, that he had been born into the wrong body, that he is and always was a girl? Bob Bradley believes he had only one choice: To listen. "I loved my child unconditionally, and more than anything, I wanted him to be happy and healthy.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

News 4 Jax

Mariachi Barbie: The sombrero is on backwards

After some thought 2012's Mexico Barbie -- which sported a pink folklorico, a passport and a chihuahua -- was too stereotypical, the new Mariachi Barbie seems to be more culturally accurate, according to several members of an El Paso, Texas, mariachi band.

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Women's Wear Daily

Barbie Goes Green With Juice Press

PageType='article' Category Value='Fashion' Category URL Name='fashion-news' Subcategory Value='Fashion Scoops' Subcategory URL Name='fashion-scoops' Context='main' User Logged In = Online Access = false Archive Access = false Expiration Date = Auto Renew = hasAutologin = hasIPClient = ClientIP = 74.112.131.246 Host name = s612770nj3vl465.uspswy6.savvis.net Host ip = 10.89.118.78 Barbie is everywhere this New York Fashion Week. Besides the Barbie & CFDA Fashion Lounge on Saturday and Sunday, which includes one-of-a-kind designs from CFDA designers Charlotte Ronson, Cynthia Vincent and Rebecca Taylor, among others, Barbie is Instagramming her trip to Juice Press today.

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