New ‘Normal Barbie’ Doll Has Proportions Of Average Woman

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New ‘Normal Barbie’ Doll Has Proportions Of Average Woman

In an effort to prevent young girls from developing a poor body image, artist Nickolay Lamm is seeking to crowdfund production of “Lammily,” a doll with the body proportions of an average 19-year-old. What do you think?

  • “Ugh. Don’t let her borrow any of Barbie’s clothes. She’ll stretch them out.”

    Tom Krakowski
  • “I don’t care what the new standard of beauty is as long as girls feel pressured to meet it.”

    Christine Eckhouse
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  • “Maybe if you base your life around a doll you deserve what you get.”

    Marc Nussbaum
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