PHOTO: Facebook post asks if toymakers should produce 'plus-size' dolls

A simple Facebook question has created a social media frenzy over how body image should play a role in today's toy industry.

A picture posted by Plus Size Modeling last week has people talking.

The group asked fans "Should toy companies start making plus-sized dolls" -- and within hours -- more than 40,000 people liked the post and thousands commented on the issue.

While some agreed with the premise and argued that Barbie’s image should reflect modern-day women, others said the doll simply shows someone who is unhealthy and not what real people look like.

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