Babs documents cultural sea change as Barbie turns 50

Posted on March 3, 2009


Always on the cutting edge of art and culture, Babs Young explores Barbie’s thoughts on turning 50.

Barbie reflects on turning 50

She followed the icon to the Charlevoix harbor, where she captured this reflective moment.  Is Barbie on the lam?  Has she wearied of her longtime romance with a younger man?  Is she yearning for security or for new adventures?  Is she really, really sick of tottering along on tip-toe?

Barbie dreams of escaping celebrity life


I have no idea whether these will meet Scott Thomas’s guidelines for his Assignment #2 – Storytelling show, but I think he’ll like them anyway, so I’m sending him a link.