If Barbie Dolls Could Talk, They’d Tell You That They Wouldn’t Be Able To Walk Upright


What does it say to our kids that the very toys they play with have bodies that are absolutely bizarre and unattainable?


This is the Body Image PSA from Vianca Lugo, found on on Vimeo. The music is “Velvet Pony” by Psapp. All facts have been checked and verified, although the G.I. Joe claim is not quite true — there’s one bodybuilder who has larger biceps than the doll. And the federal education budget is $100 billion, rather than the $40 billion claimed. But still … $40 billion on the diet industry per year is insane.