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NSA Barbie Is Listening In

November 11, 2015

Over the decades, Mattel has rolled out hundreds of Barbies; Singer Barbie, Surgeon Barbie, Teacher Barbie… the list goes on. The latest model to make her debut at the New York Toy Fair is “Hello Barbie”—a WiFi-connected doll that talks back whenever you talk to her. The catch? This Barbie gossips—and repeats what she hears back to corporate.

National security expert and host of the Security Mom podcast Juliette Kayyem joined Jim Braude and Margery Eagan for Boston Public Radio to talk Barbie, Tom Brady, Guantanamo Bay, Veteran’s Day, Immigration, and security issues across the globe.

Click on the audio link above to listen to the full interview.


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