Ken wins Barbie back on Valentine’s Day – Feb. 14, 2011
I guess true love really does win in the long run…Ken never gave up as Barbie dated Skipper and Friends and now at long last…Ken makes an unbelievable move to get Barbie back…
Ken was on a mission this year. He wanted Barbie back he succeeded … on Valentine’s Day.
Ken and Barbie’s Facebook status now says “in a relationship.”
And that’s not the only thing that’s been updated.
The new Ken is sporting a new Justin Bieber-like look, and a new name: Sweet Talkin Ken.
Ken didn’t hold back in his quest to woo Barbie back.
Fans saw billboards in New York and Los Angeles with Ken professing his renewed love for his ladydoll, declaring “Barbie, you are the only doll for me.”
Even better, ” Barbie, we may be plastic but our love is real.”
Ken and Barbie fans may also have picked up on the famous exes flirting on Facebook recently, or noted that Ken checked in on Foursquare at the famous Magnolia Bakery in New York to get special cupcakes for his favorite girl.
Breakup that rocked the world: Ken and Barbie shocked their fans — and the world — when the doll world’s “golden couple” went splitsville in 2004.
The couples’ romance began 50 years ago when they met on the set of their first television commercial together in 1961.
When they unexpectedly split, their PR reps said both Ken and Barbie needed to spend “some quality time apart.”
Even celebrity dolls’ relationships can crack under the constant glare of the media.