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Barbie lists her real-life Malibu Dreamhouse on AirBNB for $60 a night

The pink palace will be listed for only $60 a night to commemorate Barbie brand’s 60th anniversary and can only be booked once.

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Ziggy Stardust Barbie Debuts for 50th Anniversary of David Bowie's 'Space Oddity' | Mental Floss

David Bowie's space-age alter ego Ziggy Stardust has been immortalized as a Barbie doll, complete with a metallic suit and platform boots.

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11 Fun Facts About Barbie | Mental Floss

Barbie has been a cultural icon since she hit runway—er, toy aisles—60 years ago. Now, Mattel is going all out to celebrate her diamond jubilee.

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Here's what Barbie looked like the year you were born

From the original hourglass figure and striped swimsuit to more inclusive representations of beauty, Barbie dolls have changed a lot over the years.

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The Ken Doll Reboot: Beefy, Cornrowed, and Pan-Racial | GQ

For decades, Barbie’s boy achieved icon status by being a basic, buff, blue-eyed bro. No longer! Caity Weaver has an exclusive glimpse into Mattel’s new take on the all-American male.

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These Rare Barbies Are Worth Big Bucks

Loing back on my childhood, I smile fondly over the hours I spent playing with my Barbie collection. As an adult, I could kick myself for not keeping the dolls, their accessories and the boxes they came in. But who could be bothered to keep microscopic ti

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80s Barbie Toys We Dreamed About

Barbie definitely lived in a dream world in the 80s, and it was one that every little girl wanted to join. She had a Dream House, a Dream Store and even her very own Ice Cream Shoppe. When you add up what our parents spent on Barbie’s homes, stores

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9-Year-Old Collects Hundreds Of Barbies For Homeless Girls Her Age

"I feel like girls in shelters should have the same as girls not in shelters."

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Is Hello Barbie the creepiest doll of all?

New eavesdropping Barbie records your child’s conversations and transmits them to a corporation that analyzes your kid’s likes and dislikes. And then things get weird.