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Barbie has been scrutinized for years over everything from her controversial body proportions to her outfits and accessories to her careers. But there is one aspect of her persona that Nickolay Lamm feels consumers have glossed over: her heavy makeup.
Everything has finally clicked into place. The dragons, monkeys, and ladybugs and thousands of other LEGO brick models are ready for their legions of fans to descend for the opening of LEGOLAND Hotel, the country’s first hotel devoted to the hugely popular building block.
The results are in! Over the past month, hundreds of thousands of Monopoly fans worldwide voted for which new token should replace one of the iconic ones being retired after countless journeys past Go. After a hard-fought campaign, representatives revealed the newest game piece Wednesday morning on TODAY.
Monopoly is sending one of its tokens directly to jail forever — without passing go, without collecting $200.
The iconic board game is asking its Facebook fans to vote for their favorite game piece, including the car, thimble, boot, Scottie dog, battleship, hat, iron and wheelbarrow.
Which Monopoly token would you eliminate? Which would you like to see added?
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Hasbro plans to unveil a new black-and-silver Easy-Bake Oven in February, following an online petition urging the toy company to market the product in a way that appeals to both boys and girls.
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It’s a face-in-palm moment of cinematic scale. Last week, Dreamworks announced that they’ve offered Jason Schwartzman the lead voice role in “Trolls,” their next major animation project, based on the frizzy-haired Good Luck Troll dolls. Fortunately, Deadline confirms that “Hugo’s” talented Chloë Grace Moretz is set as the female lead, but the devastating news lies in the fact that the film, about tiny plastic dolls popular in the 1960s and again in the ’90s, is even being made at all.