Barbie may have turned 50 yesterday, but she's still generating lots of debate over her curvy plastic body and its appropriateness for young kids. This in the same week that we find out that Dora the Explorer - that groundbreakingly rugged young adventurer - is being sexed up to attract older kids. So just what IS an appropriate figure for a young doll to cut?
What dolls do your kids play with? And what's the impact of sexed up dolls on the children who play with them?