BBC Radio 3
As barbie and Madonna both turn 50, Emily Maitlis compares the two Material Girls. She looks at the parallel development of two of the best-known brands of the last half-century.
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Daily Mail has a new article with the similar topic
One’s small, tacky and comes in lots of different outfits – the other’s Barbie. As Madonna and the world’s favourite doll both hit their half century, we reveal the weird similarities between two hard-nosed material girls. more