Tlingit Barbie arrives complete with Chilkat blanket

...said the store has two Tlingit Barbies left in stock. ''We've...that want to send an Alaskan Barbie as a gift,'' Thompson said...downtown Juneau carries a few Barbies, dolls that owner John Farnan...Farnan said he carried Eskimo Barbie when she first came out 10...


...Socialism has embraced Barbie, just in time for Christmas...letting customers grab the Barbies straight out of the Mattel-stamped...Maduro is making the Barbie doll, often derided...The more elaborate Barbie models go for 3,500...discounted "Spa to Fab" Barbies, which go for $19...

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For my Dad

...not give up' And helping me along (Even when I didn't want it) With a hug and a song. For playing those games Like Barbies and house, And bravely saying 'no' When I asked for a mouse. For coming to the sports Every single event. For cheering...

Ice skating: an adventure in embarrassing the kids

...front door to join the group on my porch, he didn't miss a beat: "See you later. And don't worry, I'll put away your Barbies for you."At 12 and newly attuned to social mores, I was dumbstruck by this betrayal. My new friends thought he was hilarious...

Fairbanks' Ski for Women attracts colorful crowd

...Ladies of Leisure, who arrive each year for the ski in force. They also come dressed in themed costumes. They have been Barbies, Raggedy Anns and Avatars. This year, about a dozen of the ladies looked earthy dressed as birch trees. Though the event...

The perfect birthday gift

...men and video games" in the same sentence feels silly. It's like me saying I'm going to grab some women and go play Barbies. It's cool, we're going take out our stress by making them hate each other, then be friends again, then change their...

Pet Photo: Best Friend

Barbie, 4, loves to play in the snow, preferably at the beach with open space...even with a queen sized bed she still takes up most of it," Nadya said. Barbie spends most of her time with her best friend, a chocolate Lab puppy, who...

Kenai kicks off season

...Gallion would appear to be a normal 5-year-old. But while other kids asked Santa for the latest video game or the newest Barbie the day after Thanksgiving, Grantland, dressed in a red velvet suit trimmed with white fur, simply wanted to be Santa...

TRANSFORMERS: Not much more than meets the eye

...go-to-guy for awesome sci-fi toys. Every new Star Wars vehicle that came out, Daniel got it. Star Trek put out a series of Barbie-style action figures; guess who had the whole set. And when Transformers were released, Dan was first in line. I, on...

Motherfessions Tales from the 'Hood

...not the things that are not thy own, neither kick them with the sole of thy foot nor smite them with thy sister's beheaded Barbie. Nor shall you create drawings with crayon or permanent marker on the walls. Refrain from hurling Nerf balls at those objects...



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