With Facebook these days, you must heed Marvin Gaye’s warning: Believe half of what you see. Not just fake news. Apparently, fake toys, too.
An image of a faux Fisher-Price toy, the Happy Hour Playset, got lateraled around the Internet and Facebook the last few days. Facebook user Tina Peterson of Omaha, Nebraska, brought it to toy giant Fisher-Price’s attention via the company’s Facebook page with “Is this for real? If so, how tacky!”
Fisher-Price responded with a calm assurance that this wasn’t endorsed, produced or approved by the company. And they’d repeat that as often as asked.
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So, no, it’s not real. But, if it was, several of you parents out there know at least it would be easier to put together than those Little Tikes Kitchen Sets.