Star Wars keeps on getting the best merch.Read More
Margot Robbie and Patty Jenkins Are in Talks to Join the Barbie Movie So I Guess We’re Seeing the Barbie Movie Now?
I know what you're thinking: son of a bitch, does this mean we have to see the Barbie movie? Yes. Yes it does.Read More
A judge banned the sale of the Frida Kahlo-inspired Barbie in Mexico.Read More
Connect those brows!
Her brows are not sisters; they are conjoined twins.Read More
The Electoral Justice Project, a branch of the Movement for Black Lives, has launched a #WakandaTheVote initiative to take advantage of the Black Panther crowds to register black voters for the 2018 elections.Read More
Let Ken be Ken.
Mattel just released their new "Fashionistas" line of Barbie and Ken dolls, which includes 40 new dolls, with seven different body types, 11 skin tones, and 28 hairstyles. The internet is a flurry of opinions, of course, though they're mostly ignoring the 39 of the new diverse line's dolls and focusing on one: Man Bun Ken.Read More
In 1993, a group of artists and activists vaulted into the media spotlight after they performed "operations" on dozens of Barbie and G.I. Joe dolls, switching the voice boxes and returning the dolls to stores. Girls playing with their Teen Talk Barbies found the dolls saying phrases like "Vengeance is mine" and "Eat lead, Cobra!"Read More
Tumblr user "diamondideozu" just uploaded a huge photo-set of her stunning cosplay of Jane, Daria's best friend on the iconic 90s TV show Daria.Read More
Game Designer’s Solution to Lack of Black Game Developer Barbie Highlights Common Problem With Tech Feminism
One game designer found that there was something missing with the brand new Game Developer Barbie doll that was just recently released: color.Read More
We've come a long way from "Math class is tough."
It's been two years since Mattel's well-intentioned but abysmally-executed Barbie book I Can Be a Computer Engineer, and in that time, a lot has changed.Read More
In honor of Star Trek's 50th anniversary, Mattel and CBS Consumer Products are releasing a Star Trek Anniversary Barbie Collection featuring Kirk, Spock, and Uhura.Read More
The Misty Copeland doll is Barbie's latest "Shero," a collection that strives to tell girls they can be anything.Read More
At the Makers Conference Kim Culmone, Vice President of Barbie Global, unveiled a new Barbie modeled after soccer player Abby Wambach.Read More
We have our Brianna! It was announced earlier this week that Sophie Skelton has been cast in Outlander. Those who have read the books know exactly where she comes in to the story--and all I can tell you is that it's sooner than you might think. She joins actor Richard Rankin, who was cast as Roger Wakefield (a role with important connections to Brianna) at the end of last year.Read More
*Cracks plastic knuckles*
Yesterday, Mattel revealed some drastic and awesome changes to the Barbie line. In addition to "original" (read: preposterously proportioned) Barbie, fans can now purchase "petite, tall, and curvy" dolls on Barbie.com.Read More
Mattel Revamps Barbie, Releases Dolls with Three New Body Types as Part of Massive “Project Dawn” Overhaul
Project Dawn, coming next summer from Michael Bay!
Beginning today, Mattel will be selling Barbies with three new, diverse body types on Barbie.com alongside the "original," cartoonishly-proportioned Barbie. The "petite, tall and curvy" dolls were designed as part of the dramatically entitled "Project Dawn," led by Evelyn Mazzocco, head of the Barbie brand.Read More
[UPDATED] Official Ava DuVernay Barbie Available Today Due to Popular Demand, All Proceeds Go Towards Charity
*Revises Christmas list.*
Ava DuVernay and Mattel announced yesterday that, due to a high volume of requests, the Ava Barbie will be available to purchase starting today.Read More
Check out that hijab (or is it a chador? I can't tell since she's sitting). Saba Ahmed, president and founder of the Republican Muslim Coalition, came onto FOX News wearing that to talk about Donald Trump's assertion that we should be closing down mosques, because they harbor terrorists. I kinda wish she hadn't said anything - just sat there wearing that while giving Megyn Kelly and the Trump spokesperson on her right side-eye.Read More
This ad for the brand new Moschino Barbie is absolutely freakin' adorable, and it features a Barbie first: a boy starring alongside girls in the ad!Read More
Axent Wear is giving us the headphones of our dreams for all of us who want to listen to music while accessing our inner kitty. After the success of their Indiegogo campaign, you can now pre-order these cat ear headphones from Brookstone for $149, which come equipped with cat-ear-shaped external speakers and fun LED lights.Read More