The Naomi Osaka Barbie doll Photo: YOUTUBE

Osaka one of new Barbie 'Sheroes'

By Yong Teck Lim

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Is there anything wrong with the word "heroine"?

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These Barbies are actually useless because they are not actually for sale. Mattel only made one of each & gave them to the women they were modeled on. What is the point? How are they supposed to inspire children if they can't play with them?

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Nissin should take a leaf out of Mattel's books.

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@kohaku--don't give them any ideas. The next brand name for them to copyright will be "Sheroines."

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I can't wait to rush out and pick myself up an Ibtihaj Muhammad doll.

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