Mattel Introduces Entrepreneur Barbie

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 50•24 Jun 19, 2014

Toymaker Mattel has unveiled its upcoming “Entrepreneur Barbie” doll, which comes equipped with a smartphone and LinkedIn account and was created under a partnership with eight real female entrepreneurs the company calls Chief Inspiration Officers. What do you think?

  • “Nice to see being a corporate monster has become gender-neutral.”

    Megan Genovese –
    Museum Curator

  • “Accessorizing Barbie with a smartphone is the kind of innovative thinking that could only come from collaborating with eight real-life entrepreneurs.”

    Phil Nelson –
    Office Printer Installer

  • “What’s the point? I’m just gonna strip her naked and make her fight Donatello anyway.”

    Bob Hankey –
    Unemployed