Dinosaur Experts In Uproar After Hasbro Referred To ‘Jurassic World’ Raptor Toys As Male

Another glowing example of techno-nerds with way too much time on their hands! Would it distress you to read a label and then be alarmed that the TOY has been labeled as a MALE! OMG LOL! ROFL!
Asshats!

Consumerist

She's a lady. Whoa, whoa, whoa, she's a lady. She’s a lady. Whoa, whoa, whoa, she’s a lady. Anyone who’s familiar with Jurassic Park knows that all the dinosaurs in the park were engineered to be female — this, to control the animals from making their own dino babies and overwhelming the humans. So then why did Hasbro rewrite the Jurassic Park canon by rebranding its Jurassic World dinosaur toys as males in product descriptions for its raptor toys?

It’s unclear, but dinosaur experts were up in arms over the decision to refer to the velociraptors as male in product descriptions for the toys, noted The Onion’s AV Club.

The original description including male pronouns. (click to enlarge) The original description including male pronouns. (click to enlarge) Dinosaur expert Dustin Growick, host of the YouTube series The Dinosaur Show, initiated a Care2 petition “to tell Hasbro to stop reinforcing silly and antiquated gender role stereotypes on children and stop gender swapping dinosaurs.”

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