Mr Potato Head is not a mister.
Hasbro, the corporate that makes the potato-shaped plastic toy, is giving the spud a gender impartial new title: Potato Head. The change will seem on packing containers this yr.
Toy makers have been updating their traditional manufacturers to enchantment to children right this moment. Barbie has shed its blonde picture and now is available in a number of pores and skin tones and physique shapes.
Thomas the Tank Engine added extra lady characters. And American Lady is now promoting a boy doll.
Hasbro stated Mr Potato Head, which has been round for about 70 years, wanted a contemporary makeover.