From Black Widow in “Avengers” to the Clever Girls of “Jurassic World,” toy manufacturers don’t have the best track record when it comes to representing women.

Now Nerdist is here to take a swipe at the inanity of arbitrarily dividing notions like superheroes and dinosaurs into “Boys” only toys. Not to mention boggling at the idea masculinity is so fragile that boys will burst into flames should they play with a lady action figure.


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