10 Deeply Troubling Facts About Popular Children’s Toys | 22 Words

10 Deeply Troubling Facts About Popular Children’s Toys

By Megan Burgess

Many current and popular children's toys have been around the block a few times and withstood some major fender benders only to continue cruising toward success. Classic toys like Barbies, Twister, Legos, Cabbage Patch Kids, Furbies, and Mr. Potato Head, were, for many of us, hallmarks of childhood. Now that we aren't kids anymore, we can look back and realize that even our toys had a lot of growing up to do.

Here are 10 unsettling facts about 6 classic toys that have all done the walk of shame once or twice in the past. But we forgive them.

When it comes to toys, no Barbie's perfect.

 

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