The Barbie Distortion Published by tigtog on November 28, 2011 | 9 Responses [t]he media images and fashion icons that we aspire to emulate are constructions. Like billboard signs and magazine editorials, the pictures are manipulations that distort our sense of normal bodies. Model Katie Halchishick displays the surgery that would be needed to make her look like Barbie (Matthew Rolston/O Magazine) via Sociological Images Share this post? Related posts: The Humbling of a Pretty Girl Mailbag: Junk mail and Code breaches Vaginas are not “disgusting”. The Be Cervix Savvy campaign The Dog Candy doesn’t carry a warning.