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WARNING: You & Me Mommy Change My Diaper Doll Called 'Inappropriate' By Parents

 Toys R Us has aroused controversy this week with its new You & Me Mommy Diaper Boy Doll, whichthanks to the magic of battery powercries when its diaper is wet. But the cryings not the issue.

The issue is how that diaper gets wet in the first placethe You & Me Mommy Diaper Boy Doll comes standard with a tiny, anatomically accurate penis and this has caused some shoppers and rattled citizens to post concerns on Facebook.

Some parents called the doll inappropriate and unnecessary for kids, while others joked it could be a unique way to conclude a "gender reveal" party. Some users on Facebook just wished the doll's box came with a warning label.

Writer Monica Beyer of SheKnows.com, however, doesn't see a problem. "How on earth is it inappropriate for a child to see a naked baby? What about a baby makes a penis or a vulva dirty or sexual?" Beyer writes.

"Because that's what it sounds like when people say that it's wrong for little girls to see it. The truth is, when a child points out the body part that she doesn't have, all a parent is required to do is call it by its name."

Sexologist Dr. Logan Levkoff says banning the word penis is a parenting fail and if we don't have universal names for body parts, it may be hard for for children to tell their parents when these body parts hurt.

This isn't the first anatomically correct doll, either. Sites like Momlogic date the first anatomically correct doll back to 1976, with Archie's Bunker's Grandson Joey Stivic doll which is still available on eBay today.

(Source: The Globe)