Hey, let's ban Barbie

Eldridge says he feels that Barbie and other dolls like her “promote or influence girls to place an undue importance on physical beauty to the detriment of their intellectual and emotional development.”…

West Virginia’s Gov. Joe Manchin, who’s got to deal with these guys, kept a straight face and said it’s not state government’s role to ban toys. “Parents have to be involved in parenting,” he revealed to the Charleston Daily Mail’s Michelle Saxton. “Let them make that decision.”