Revealed: Instagram Accounts for All Your Favorite Dolls

American icon (like it or not) Barbie now has her very own Instagram. So we wondered: What would her fellow dolls' accounts look like? Here's our best guess. » 9/12/14 6:15pm 9/12/14 6:15pm

At Least Barbie's Not 'Slutty' Like Those Other Dolls

Time has a blog post defending Barbie against its "bad body image" critics, but it does so in a curious way, by calling Bratz dolls sluttier. » 2/06/14 5:10pm 2/06/14 5:10pm

Body Acceptance Might Be Killing the Barbie Doll

Sales of Barbie dolls are down 12% as parents ditch Barbie for more realistic, "full-figured" dolls—possibly due to the modern movement toward not hating yourself. Success! The only problem is, the most popular alternatives to Barbie are either extremely expensive gingham extortion rackets (American Girls) or… » 7/19/13 6:35pm 7/19/13 6:35pm

These Sexy Toys Make Our Childhoods Cry

We already knew Strawberry Shortcake was a sexy goner, but — et tu, Tinkerbell? In this brave new world, every childhood icon is lissome and dressed in tight jeans. And when she's not? Well, let's just say these fairies must have a good waxer. We're not even going to talk about the sexy horse. See the whole gallery … » 3/10/11 6:30pm 3/10/11 6:30pm