Posts Tagged ‘Barbie’

Helloooooo Malibu!

Her name is Malibu Barbie, by the way. Just so you know. There are moments in my life when I need to go out and get drunk. The moments started in my teens, and generally coincide with PMS. Initially, it came with ovulation, and was signalled by a sudden thirst for sugar, chocolate, and … […]

My baby is not a barbie

I don’t know the exact origin [or spelling] of this word, but ‘barbie’ – as used in Sheng – has very little to do with blonde dolls. It’s actually a mildly derogatory word for black people who are … you know … white. It’s loosely applied to people who grew up in the suburbs, speak […]