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You wanna' be Barbie?

Posted by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:27 AM
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Amybelle
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:28 AM

YIKES

bayliesmommy
by Ruby Member on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:31 AM
Wow!
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kathislove80
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:33 AM
Ew
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Tammi4
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:33 AM
Very sad!
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piscean.red
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:35 AM
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Let's not drag Barbie into this....

DuchessTara
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:38 AM


Quoting piscean.red:

Let's not drag Barbie into this....


Did you see the video? It's actually very interesting as it explains what Barbie would really look like in real life according to her measurements

piscean.red
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:43 AM


Quoting DuchessTara:


Quoting piscean.red:

Let's not drag Barbie into this....


Did you see the video? It's actually very interesting as it explains what Barbie would really look like in real life according to her measurements

Yes,  I watched the video.  I still am not sure what Barbie has to do with anorexia.  I played with Barbies religiously and I certainly never had an eating disorder or knew anyone who had one that said it was because they desired to be like Barbie.  When I think of a real life Barbie I think of something more like this:

  or 

it can be done!

coorslady
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:45 AM
Wow sadly that use to be me
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DuchessTara
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:45 AM

I don't think the video's author was implying it's necessarily bad to play with Barbie.. they were speaking on an entirely different platform in that sense... women who want that 'perfect' figure and do anything to get it.

Quoting piscean.red:


Quoting DuchessTara:

 

Quoting piscean.red:

Let's not drag Barbie into this....


Did you see the video? It's actually very interesting as it explains what Barbie would really look like in real life according to her measurements

Yes,  I watched the video.  I still am not sure what Barbie has to do with anorexia.  I played with Barbies religiously and I certainly never had an eating disorder or knew anyone who had one that said it was because they desired to be like Barbie.  When I think of a real life Barbie I think of something more like this:

  or 

it can be done!


B-FigNewton
by on Nov. 26, 2011 at 1:47 AM

Ew.

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