Dream Chancellor Barbie: Mattel debuts Angela Merkel doll
Published 02/10/2009, Associated Press
BERLIN — Barbie can add another dream job to her list — Germany’s first female head-of-government. Toy company Mattel Inc. debuted the Chancellor Angela Merkel Barbie doll last week at an international toy fair in the southern city of Nuremberg. It sports Merkel’s signature strawberry-blond bob, an elegant black pantsuit and low-heeled shoes.Word count: 224
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