'Computer Engineer' Barbie Book Labeled Sexist

The children's book shows the Mattel character needing the help of her male colleagues.
0:46 | 11/19/14

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Barbie she's an iconic American doll was so many versions Malibu Barbie holiday Barbie. But what about incompetent Barbie a new children's book called Barbie I can be a computer engineer shows the famous character. Trying to design software but quickly realizes she'll never get it done without help from her friends Brian and Steve. As you can imagine parents are not happy about barbie's latest adventure sane it tells girls that engineering and computers are best left to the boys. I think unfortunately Barbie sometimes it's a little behind the times so it's conflict in this case that could be happening again Mattel the creators of Barbie had no comment. Meanwhile the book has been flooded with hostile reviews. On Amazon.

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