Tattoos Barbie: Mattel Pushes the Limit

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While legendary toy maker Mattel is rolling out the red carpet for the 50th birthday of their mega-star, Barbie, they are also defending themselves against suggestions that they've gone too far with one of their latest versions of the famous doll--the new "Totally Stylin' Tattoos Barbie."

Tattoos Barbie comes with a set of body art stickers to be placed anywhere on her body, and also includes a tattoo gun so kids can stamp designs on themselves.

For some moms, this is just fine--a sign of the times, perhaps. But for many others the idea of a doll that comes with tattoos is just over-the-top and pushing the limit.

What's your take on this? Would you let your daughter have a Tattoos Barbie?

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