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:Lutz Muller

There is absolutely no evidence that the premise set forth here is accurate. Barbie has its problems, yes, but to say that it is because the girls that loved Barbie as children now hate it as adults is preposterous. If you make statements like this, be prepared to back them up with some solid data. If you cannot - keep Mark Twain's saying in mind: It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.

Joyce Richman

Richard,
You are so right! It's the story that keeps us engaged; the challenges and over comings that enable characters to endure. To your point...what an opportunity for Mattel... to out-Disney Disney in telling the story about a character that has defined the childhood of so many little girls... and their brothers.

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