The History Behind “Barbie” and “Oppenheimer”

It’s Barbenheimer weekend…again!

This weekend is the 65th anniversary of the launch of Barbie and is also the 96th Academy Awards where Greta Gerwig’s “Barbie” and Christopher Nolan’s “Oppenheimer” are nominated for multiple awards. To mark the occasion, here’s a photo gallery that takes us back in time to the origins of both American “icons.”

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  1. Needs more Oppenheimer content. :sunglasses:

  2. I’d recommend this to anyone else observing Ayahuasca Friday.

  3. Here we are facing the sixth Mass Extinction event, and Barbie offers a frilly escape. Both movies give us a clear narrative, offering us a false sense of control. We really are doomed.

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