Forget 'Black' Barbie

Michelle Obama puts the action (and figure) in action figure.


A plastic Barack Obama action figure can’t save the world with his six points-of-articulation alone. So next month, Jailbreak Toys is expected to release a Michelle Obama doll with just as many flex points to create a White House action duo. The doll, scheduled for release Nov. 20, comes with three clothing options based on real dresses Mrs. Obama has worn: a purple V-neck sheath from the famous fist bump ...

Read more at The NYT's The Caucus.