She has an on-off romantic relationship with her boyfriend Ken ("Ken Carson"), who first appeared in 1961. A news release from Mattel in February 2004 announced that Barbie and Ken had decided to split up,  but in February 2006, they were hoping to rekindle their relationship after Ken had a makeover. 
"The battle, Sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave. Besides, Sir, we have no election. If we were base enough to desire it, it is now too late to retire from the contest. There is no retreat but in submission and slavery! Our chains are forged! Their clanking may be heard on the plains of Boston! The war is inevitable; and let it come! I repeat, Sir, let it come!"
... Patrick Henry
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Enjoy extended evening hours at AVAM this Thursday, February 18, as the museum stays open until 8pm. Come tour our latest mega-exhibition, The Big Hope Show , shop @ Sideshow the museum store, & dine @ Encantada on our 3rd floor. A special invitiation to our friends at the American Craft Council Show in Baltimore this week!