Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Hello Barbie, A Friend or Foe?

In 1959, Barbie was first introduced at the New York Toy Fair.  Fifty-five years later has she morphed into a child's best friend, a talking doll that takes you to an amazing imaginative world and provides you with all of life's answers?  Or, is she a substitute in a society too busy for real conversations and too absorbed in social media?
Please read the following New York Times article "Barbie Wants to Get to Know Your Child, by JAMES VLAHOS and add your comments to this news:
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/20/magazine/barbie-wants-to-get-to-know-your-child.html?_r=0