The statuesque icon of the toy aisle has influenced millions of girls, but sometimes it wasn't always in the right way. Teen pregnancies, sexism in the workplace, racial slurs, and possible eating disorders are just a few of the scandals that have plagued Barbie and her friends over the years. Here are just a few that got our attention.
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The 'Barbie: I Can Be a Computer Engineer' Book Had Barbie Spread Viruses And Require The Help Of Men Engineers
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A Barbie Was Once Sold With A Diet Book Including The Message, 'Don't Eat'
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'Share-a-Smile Becky' Used A Wheelchair That Couldn't Fit Into Barbie's Dreamhouse, Car, Or Bus
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Mattel Unknowingly Named A Barbie With Derogatory Terms
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'Growing Up Skipper' Had Breasts That Would Grow If You Pumped Her ArmVideo: YouTube
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'Teen Talk' Barbie Was Considered A Bad Role Model For Girls