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  1. The sewing machine and the shotgunRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Brunswick News

    It was when I was approaching 7 years old and about to wrap up the first grade, where I reigned as the number one reader of books as well as the number one talker, that Daddy decided it was time to teach me a skill that he determined would be as necessary to me in life as reading and talking. My parents, as you probably recall, had both grown up in the mountains where their parents focused on teaching them survival skills.


  2. Real-life Barbie and Ken ditch love for plastic :0Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | New York Post

    Plastic surgery addicts Justin Jedlica, 35, and Pixee Fox, 26, became inseparable friends after their mutual obsession with cosmetic procedures proved an obstacle in their romantic lives. The duo - who have spent a combined $7 million on multiple surgeries - are so dedicated to their plastic lifestyle that they plan to go under the knife at the same time so that they can both recover together.


  3. Real-Life Ken And Barbie Explain Their 'Plastic Love' For Each OtherRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Switched

    ... told Barcroft TV. Now the duo have a relationship befitting the type that the Barbie and Ken dolls in your kid's toy chest have. It's unlikely this plastic love will turn into a flesh-and-blood romance. Jedlica is currently divorcing his husband of ...


  4. Bakery's Trans Ken Doll Cake Is the Latest LGBT Dessert 'Outrage'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Grub Street

    A Sacramento bakery owner says dessert vigilantes have turned her playful Ken doll cake into yet another comically high-stakes "family values" debate. Freeport Bakery gave Barbie's boyfriend a makeover for a birthday-party order, dressing him in the custom tiara and edible pink dress you see at left.


  5. People Freak Out Over Transgender Ken Barbie On A CakeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    A box of cupcakes are seen topped with icons of same-sex couples at City Hall in San Francisco, June 29, 2013. REUTERS/Stephen Lam A bakery shop co-owner in California faced backlash after posting a picture on Facebook of a cake she made featuring a Ken Barbie doll clothed in a pink, frilly dress.


  6. Riclan to develop sugar free chewing gum for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Confectionery News

    ... today wants something that has a benefit ," he said. Alongside its licenses with Teletubbies, Hannah Montana, Shrek, Toy Story, Hot Wheels, Angry Birds, and Buzzy Woody, Fiorio said the firm wants to develop more lines based alongside those themes ...


  7. Calif. Man's Car Stolen With Father's Ashes InsideRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia

    A San Diego man, who had his car stolen last week, is asking for the person responsible to return his father's ashes to him. The ashes had been inside the car, along with a cellphone that held a final message from his father.


  8. Crossdressing Ken doll cake sparks outrage with pink frosted gown and tiaraRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    The thoroughly modern Ken doll cake was made for a birthday party, but the bakery behind the creation has been criticised A bakery is at the centre of a transgender row after they prepared a cake featuring a Ken doll wearing a DRESS. The artistic rendering of Barbie's boyfriend shows the muscular all-American jock decked out in a powder pink gown complete with floral sash and tiara.


  9. Bonjour, Barbie! An American Icon Packs Her Heels And Heads To FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... 14 skin tones and several different figures. "Beauty is also about diversity," says Anne Monier, curator of the museum's toy department. "Today you cannot give a child one doll and say, This is a beautiful doll . You need to show the child different ...


  10. Wine + Anger Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro Times

    Described as, "The Feminist Movement of an Inanimate Object" this photography exhibition by Kimberly Bates-Steiner. She uses the doll Barbie to be the focus of this ironic and humorous exhibition.


  11. Finger lickin' good or just plain wrong? One brave FEMAIL writer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    Finger lickin' good or just plain wrong? One brave FEMAIL writer puts KFC's new fried chicken-scented sunscreen to the test - with unpleasantly-pungent results FEMAIL got hold of a bottle of the SPF 30 Extra Crispy Sunscreen to test it out in the sun and found its scent was potent The authenticity of the scent was met with mixed reactions by New Yorkers but they all agreed they would not wear it To fans of fried chicken, the smell is one of the most salivating-inducing scents around - especially at the end of a night out. But even dedicated Kentucky Fried Chicken customers would probably hesitate at the idea of rubbing chicken-scented cream all over their bodies and then sitting out in the sun.


  12. You Need to See This Woman's $70,000 Barbie CollectionRead the original story

    Wednesday | Seventeen

    Do you remember your first Barbie? For millions of kids, this little blonde doll is one of their most precious toys. For 34-year-old Azusa Sakamoto , it's an all-out obsession with everything related to Mattel's most iconic brand.


  13. Now You Can Have Lady Gaga's Meat Dress and Eat It TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Eater

    Remember when Lady Gaga wore a dress made of raw meat? While high-end designs worn by celebrities are often replicated by fast-fashion brands and sold to the masses, a cheaper version of Gaga's carnivorous couture gown sadly never popped up at Forever 21. But finally, six years later, you can order your very own miniature replica of the frock at a hotpot restaurant in China. As RocketNews explains , "The idea is that you'll peel the layers of meat off of the doll to put into the hotpot.


  14. An Open Letter to My Favorite ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Switched

    No matter how many children you have, each child is unique and different and special. You love and raise them all in the same way, but uniquely, too, for who they are and who they will become.


  15. commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Raman's sisters and sister-in-law tie Rakhi on his wrist. Ishita calls ladies from the society to tie rakhi on Raman's wrist.


  16. Rochester's Strong Museum of Play a hands-on experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The London Free Press

    ... were inducted each year, it has settled on two or three per year. They're chosen by a committee, with no connection to toy-makers, which considers suggestions from the public. Inductees can be either trademarked toys, such as Atari or Barbie, or ...


  17. Jack Ingram on Reintroducing Himself With 'Midnight Motel': 'I'm OK...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Billboard

    "I hate some Willie Nelson records. I hate some Neil Young records. I hate some Bruce Springsteen records.


  18. Trump flip-flops on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump appears to be softening his position on deporting 11 million illegal immigrants, but is standing by his promise to build a wall along the U.S. / Mexican border. The "bad ones" who would be deported immediately and everyone else who would go through the process of existing immigration laws. 3 comments

  19. Staying hot then rain returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Tropical moisture will slowly increase from the Gulf once upper level high pressure moves away on Thursday. There are "Isolated showers" in the forecast beginning on Thursday and lasting into next week.


  20. Teen beats brain-eating amoebaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    A Florida teenager has beaten the odds, surviving an infection of a rare amoeba that kills nearly all of its victims. Two and a half weeks ago 16-year-old Sebastian Deleon developed a headache so severe he couldn't stand anyone touching him.