?

Log in

No account? Create an account
Get your random questions here!
Ruined by Barbie 
29th-Apr-2010 08:51 pm
Emmy BGAA
This is not a question about Barbie's affect on society as a whole. It is a question of if you think *my* collection of 25-year-old Barbie dolls is going to negatively impact my two-year-old, who recently found my stash and loves playing* with them.


They are not in the best of shape. Time has been...cruel.

Some of them look okay, if slightly dated. High tops and denim jackets? Oh yeah.


A few,  however, have suffered from some mild amputations, which I can assure you only minimally affects their pursuit of happiness.



I'm sure there's a big, ol' gray area here, but just go with your first instinct on this poll.

Poll #1558143 Barbie Dolls

Will playing with these Barbies at two years of age negatively impact my two-year-old?

Yes
3(3.6%)
No
80(96.4%)


*Note that playing consists of taking them out of the box and putting them back into the box. A fun game that can last for hours.
Comments 
30th-Apr-2010 05:54 am (UTC)
It depends a lot on how you frame it as a parent.
30th-Apr-2010 11:56 am (UTC)
"You see, Barbie just had a little accident. Her head was removed from her body, but she still carries it around with her in her hands. The moral of the story is: when you grow up, don't become a Rocker. Become a veterinarian. Or better yet, a neurosurgeon."
This page was loaded Oct 20th 2018, 7:33 pm GMT.