– The Barbie movie has broken numerous records, including being one of the top 100 highest-grossing films of all time, having the biggest opening of the year, the biggest opening of any Warner Bros film ever, and being the highest-grossing film made by a female director.
– The Alpha and Omega Funeral Home in El Salvador started selling hot pink Barbie-themed coffins, leading to a surge in inquiries and stock running out.
– Funeraría Olivares in Ecuador gained attention for its "Barbie House" coffin, which was featured on TikTok with the slogan "so you can rest like a Barbie."
– The popularity of Barbie-themed coffins contrasts with the reality that Barbies are often subjected to rough play by children.
– Novelty coffins, such as those decorated with Batman, Ghostbusters, or Star Wars themes, show people's desire for unique funeral choices.
– The article reflects on the potential risks of choosing a Barbie-themed coffin too early, considering potential changes in Barbie's legacy due to sequels or shifts in the franchise's direction.
– While the author doesn't judge personal choices for after-death arrangements, they suggest the idea of a Ken-themed coffin and offer humorous suggestions for its design.
– The article humorously explores the concept of Ken-themed funerals and the challenges of designing such a coffin.