Uh oh! Barbie went and expressed herself with some permanent ink and — what a surprise — parents are pissed!
A new collector edition Barbie doll called "tokidoki Barbie" not only features the iconic blonde all tatted up, but (GASP) with dyed pink hair!!!
Now parents are worried that the doll might inspire their kids to
shop at Hot Topic become, like, total punk rock anarchists and Occupy Wall Street one day!
A few of the parental complaints include:
"If I give it to [my daughter] she will think [tattoos are] okay. She may want to go get some."
"It's teaching kids to want tattoos before they are old enough to dress like that."
Mattel, who partnered with El Lay fashion company Tokidoki on the limited edition doll, doesn't think the product warrants any controversy and said in a statement: