Nov 15, 2020 • 49M

How to Stan: Barbie

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Hope from 17 Carat K-Pop
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Episode details

This first installment in a series of toy-themed episodes of “How to Stan” provides a timeline of Barbie’s and Mattel’s career highs and lows, unpacks the complicated legacy Barbie dolls have, and looks at the impacts of the “Barbie vs Bratz” feud on consumers. Plus: the true story of the feud between two people who both insisted on getting sole credit for the creation of Cabbage Patch Kids. --- Send in a voice message: Support this podcast: