Prime Minister Barbie.

 

You may remember that last week I mentioned an article about feminine feminists and Barbie.

Well, in the comments to the original article, Lexi wrote that “in the 51 years since Barbie’s creation, Barbie has never had a child or a husband [“P.S. Ken is a boyfriend, not a husband”]. Barbie encourages strength and intelligence, not motherhood and obedience.”

Hmm, husbandless and childless? Sounds like a certain Prime Minister of ours. Go Barbie and Julia Gillard!

Related: On the (Rest of the) Net.

In Defence of Barbie.

Sisters Are Doing it For Themselves… But Not the Gays.

Elsewhere: [Em & Lo] Confession: I’m a Feminine Feminist.

2 thoughts on “Prime Minister Barbie.

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