Barbie’s new line of dolls intended to encourage all girls to increase their voices and get interested in public services quickly acquired political when Donald Trump Jr. acquired involved … but the toy company’s shutting him down.
Soon immediately after the Barbie 2020 Campaign Workforce — designed up of 4 various dolls which include a prospect, a marketing campaign supervisor, a fundraiser and a voter — was unveiled to “expose girls to general public leadership roles and pique their fascination in shaping the future” … Don Jr. utilised it to choose a shot at Democrats.
Don tweeted … “‘Voter’ Barbie have to be a Democrat because she’s previously putting on an ‘I Voted’ sticker and yet she’s obtained a further ballot in her hand.”
Not the most initial joke, and according to the makers of Barbie … it is also inaccurate.
A Mattel spokesperson tells TMZ … “Barbie is not, and has by no means been, affiliated with a political social gathering. Barbie has generally inspired ladies to stand up for what they believe in and demonstrates them they can be something.”
The Mattel rep adds … “This doll established highlights a array of leadership roles to pique their desire in shaping the upcoming and increase their voices – from the podium to the polls. This established also provides a tool to permit families to have conversations all around vital activities and cultural moments as a result of participate in.”
Of class, Don Jr.’s joke arrives as President Trump carries on to force statements mail-in voting is fraudulent and will only advantage Democrats in the approaching election.
Real truth is, there are no specifics to again that up … just like Jr.’s jab at Barbie.