© 1991 - Playline Facemold Teen Talk

1991 brought Barbie a new face. In relation to the formerly Superstar Face the nose is more pronounced, the mouth is more opend and the dimples are not so deep. The first doll with this face was the Teen Talk Barbie, who became the name giver. And she was is nearly the only doll with this face.

The headmark is: © 1991 MATTEL INC.

The Teen Talk could talk with help of a little chip and she did it much better than the former talking Barbies. One of her sentences excited the American Association of University Women mightily on. She said: "math class is tough". This would underpin the prejudice that women are not smart enough for math.

How to read in the New York Times in october 1992 Mattel decided to delete this phrase. the Teen Talk Barbie was not recalled, but who wanted, got a new talk chip without math. About the further production the Times wrote: "...the computer chip that randomly selects four phrases for each doll will now pick from 269 selections, not 270."

The former Mattel "President" Jill E. Barad sent an apology letter to the American Association of University Women, that Mattel did a mistake. The Times printed the following sentence "We didn't fully consider the potentially negative implications of this phrase..."

  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, black
  • Autor: funny
  • Zugriffe: 891
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, black
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 598
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, black
  • Autor: funny
  • Zugriffe: 832
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, black
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 646
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, black
  • Autor: funny
  • Zugriffe: 812
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, black - titian / redhead
  • Autor: Uljana
  • Zugriffe: 409
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, blue
  • Autor: A.F.
  • Zugriffe: 754
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, blue
  • Autor: relichunter
  • Zugriffe: 290
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, blue
  • Autor: Dagmar
  • Zugriffe: 468
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, blue
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 625
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, blue
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 571
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, blue
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 544
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, blue - brunette #5745
  • Autor: Uljana
  • Zugriffe: 227
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, pink
  • Autor: A.F.
  • Zugriffe: 765
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, pink
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 551
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, pink
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 580
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, turquoise
  • Autor: A.F.
  • Zugriffe: 834
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, turquoise
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 660
  • 1992 Teen Talk Barbie, turquoise - brunette
  • Autor: ceekay
  • Zugriffe: 522
  • 1992 Rappin' Rockin' Barbie #3248
  • Autor: Jens Z.
  • Zugriffe: 454
  • 1997 Coca-Cola Fountain Sweetheart #15762
  • Autor: Dagmar
  • Zugriffe: 649
  • 1997 Coca-Cola Soda Fountain Sweetheart #15762
  • Autor: Felicity
  • Zugriffe: 247


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