Mattel has debuted a Barbie based on Muslim-American fencer Ibithaj Muhammad, which features a hijab as well as a more muscular build than the standard doll. What do you think?

“I guess I’d just assumed Barbie had been Muslim this whole time.”

Stan Hummel • Shave Consultant

“So now on top of the unrealistic body type, my daughter has to worry about her parry and riposte skills not measuring up to Barbie’s?”

Scott Posner • Chronologist

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“All dolls should be free to practice whatever religion my child chooses for them.”

Caitlyn Apfel • Tesla Coil Inspector