Top Stories

Mr. Potato Head Is Getting a New Name & Going Gender Neutral

Mr. Potato Head Is Getting a New Name & Going Gender Neutral

Mr. Potato Head is getting a major rebrand and going gender neutral.

Hasbro, the toy company behind the popular children’s item, made the announcement that “Mr.” will be dropped from the name and it will now be known as “Potato Head” going forward.

The company added that the change happened because the toy “needed a modern makeover,” the AP reports. You can expect to see the change on toy boxes this year.

As of right now, there are many reactions on Twitter praising the change to a more progressive stance on gender. Stay tuned as we find out more about the new change!

Find out some of the hottest toys out right now to help kids stay productive while at home.

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty
Posted to: Random

JJ Links Around The Web

Photo of Private: JJ Links Around The Web
Getty Images
  • Dwayne Johnson reacts to people wanting him to run for president - TMZ
  • These two famous couples met up for a double date - Just Jared Jr
  • Tiffany "New York" Pollard dishes on her mystery fiance - TooFab
  • Kenzie Ziegler is apologizing for this resurfaced video - Just Jared Jr