Sports Illustrated celebrated the 50th anniversary of its popular swimsuit issue by featuring Barbie in a one-piece, inciting backlash from critics arguing that the cover promotes the objectification and sexualization of women. What do you think?
“This is horrible. Putting Barbie in a swimsuit completely undermines her standing as a feminist icon.”
Angela Ward • Systems Analyst
“Ooh, now I can get my Bryce Harper cover issue and make them kiss!”
Gordon Scouler • Lead Product Tester
“It’s time we stop viewing dolls as mere objects and start realizing they’re incredible, living creatures with minds of their own.”
Colin Fisher • Crop Grower