But 'feminists' demanded Barbie reflect 'real' little girls and so the makers widened the line.
Now Barbie comes in black, Asian, brunette, red-head, blue-haired and 'plus sized' complete with stretch marks and bad skin.
Note. Ken is still the same buff, tanned gay blade he's always been...
What do kids think about fat Barbie? Check the video and find out!