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Coming to a toy store near you: Cease and Desist Barbie.
May 23, 2000 3:15 PM   Subscribe

Coming to a toy store near you: Cease and Desist Barbie. Very funny stuff Justin, I expect you'll be getting a letter soon.
posted by mathowie (6 comments total)

Now, see: *this* *is* parody. Given Mattel's well-known heavy handedness on this topic, *this guy* has a hope on the parody exemption... if he's willing to push it...

(I think. IANAL.)
posted by baylink at 3:44 PM on May 23, 2000

He's a genius! I love it!!!!
posted by EricBrooksDotCom at 3:57 PM on May 23, 2000

ROFL!!!!! Ok! I'm choking here. I love the lyric from that Hall and Oates song at the bottom of the image. ;-)
posted by FAB4GIRL at 4:27 PM on May 23, 2000

Justin Hankins rocks the hizzouse. Virginia represent! This and RiotDeniro... this is standup on the web.
posted by eljuanbobo at 4:50 PM on May 23, 2000

posted by Zeldman at 11:38 PM on May 23, 2000

Heh. In case anyone's curious, here's the original letter that was used in the image (web host name obscured). And here's what got them upset. After the legal action he retitled his site "Distorted $arbie".

This is three years old, btw.
posted by dhartung at 8:11 AM on May 24, 2000

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