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Misty Copeland On Why Having Her Own Barbie Matters

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 05.02.2016 | Home

Misty Copeland has officially been turned into a Barbie. And for the 33-year-old principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre, the doll is about m...

Curves Ahead! Barbie and SI Get (More) Real!

Beverly Wettenstein | Posted 02.22.2017 | Home
Beverly Wettenstein

The new Barbies and the SI Swimsuit models are more real than the (un)Real Housewives and bachelorettes on TV. They represent small steps forward for womankind and the women's movement.

Time for a Tech Ethics Council

Joel S. Bloom | Posted 12.04.2016 | Home
Joel S. Bloom

As technology continues to outpace society's ability to keep up with and assess it, it's time for the creation of a national Tech Ethics Council. Comp...

The 10 Life Lessons We Learned From Barbie

Michelle Combs | Posted 07.29.2016 | Home
Michelle Combs

Love her or hate her, Barbie has been a part of our lives since saddle shoes and poodle skirts were haute couture. And there is more to Barbie than her accessories and shoes. Barbie has many lessons to share. Here are 10 of them.

Watch This Makeup Artist Turn Herself Into A Barbie

LittleThings | Posted 06.22.2016 | Home

Just about every girl has owned a Barbie at one point in their life. Whether or not you actually liked playing with dolls, chances are that a friend or family member brought one of those classic rectangular boxes wrapped in pink paper to one of your birthday parties.

French Woman Spends $50,000 To Become Real-life Sex Doll

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.22.2014 | Home

Being a model wasn't enough for Victoria Wild. She wanted to be a real-life sex doll. To that end, Wild, 30, has spent the last five years getting ...

What Would You Do If You Only Had Hours To Live?

Dianne Harman | Posted 09.11.2014 | Home
Dianne Harman

My husband and I were in Seattle recently visiting our son and daughter-in-law. My son was debating whether or not to take a position he had been offered at a large increase in salary. We were discussing it and he made the statement, 'But I don't know how many lunches I have left.'

Cristiano Ronaldo's New Uniform Looks A Lot Like His Birthday Suit

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.24.2014 | Home

You don't need to be a World Cup fan to notice that Portugal player Cristiano Ronaldo is so good looking he doesn't even seem real. Well listen up! Ji...

Yagana Shah

This Is Why Barbie Is The Hottest 55-Year-Old On The Planet | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.10.2014 | Home

Happy Birthday, Barbie! The world's most famous doll turns 55 today and she's looking fab, without even the tiniest hint of plastic surgery! (We could...

If Barbie Was Real, She Would Have A LOT Of Problems | Posted 02.10.2014 | Home

What does it say to our kids that the very toys they play with have bodies that are absolutely bizarre and unattainable?...

If Barbie Could Write an Open Letter About Body Image...

Tony Posnanski | Posted 03.19.2014 | Home
Tony Posnanski

Ken and I have had a rough relationship for many years. He does not have a penis, which he takes out on me. I have been strong, but I am tired of being with someone who is not happy with himself.

Why Barbie Is Actually A Good Role Model

Justina Sharp | Posted 03.16.2014 | Home
Justina Sharp

I completely disagree that Barbie should be changed in any way. Sheʼs a doll. She lives in her own world, and does not need to accurately represent the people in ours.

PHOTOS: The Real Reason Barbie's Staying In Malibu

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 08.26.2013 | Home

After putting her home on the market for $25 million six months ago and traveling to several cities in search of her new dream home, Barbie decided in...

PICS: Your Barbie Doll Just Got A Super Stylish Update

The Huffington Post | Lauren Leibowitz | Posted 08.07.2013 | Home

Have you always wanted a quality Coach leather purse, but found the $300-plus handbags a little out of your price range? What about the brand's sungla...

It's Tyson Time, Tripping to Bountiful!

Lonna Saunders | Posted 08.06.2013 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

Cicely Tyson. I remember when she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress when I was still in school for Sounder (1972). Yet it wasn't u...

What Barbie's Real 54th Birthday Would Look Like

Ann Brenoff | Posted 05.09.2013 | Home
Ann Brenoff

Barbie, the missile-breasted doll who never ages, actually turns 54 today. And while it's not one of those milestone birthdays -- the ones that end in a 0 or a 5 -- we think we know how she's feeling about this one.

Barbie and I Cannot Get our Jeans Over our Thighs

Jenny Isenman | Posted 05.28.2012 | Home
Jenny Isenman

Yesterday, while trying to dress my daughter's Barbie in a stunning pair of black and silver lamé jeans, I realized they weren't going over her thighs. WTF? Had she borrowed a pair from Skipper?

Astoria Characters: The Jeweler Who Puts the Past Together

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.13.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Miwako Kimura's designs start in her head; once her mind sees something, she makes a sketch or sometimes simply pushes the pieces of vintage jewelry around until they fit together.

Barbie Gets An Afro For The Holidays

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.16.2011 | Home

In a unique celebration of heritage and um, hair, about 40 African-American Barbie dolls are being transformed into curly-top beauties this holiday se...

Ken Was Apparently Ahead Of His Time

Posted 09.17.2011 | Home

We always suspected that Barbie and Ken's relationship was a sham, and unearthed evidence from the 1960s posted by Reddit user StephensonB seems to pr...

WATCH: BLOG WATCH> World's Most Expensive Barbie Demystified On WNYC

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Ah, yes, the breast cancer donation, the savviest of all humanitarian contributions. How many marketing meetings have ended with just such a plan to w...

Barbie Doll Advertisements Through The Ages

The Big Money | By Amy Tennery and Win Rosenfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home