Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Tanning mom action figure

Tanning mom action figure

Tanning mom action figure, Tanning mom gets a doll, Patricia Krentcil, the New Jersey mother accused of taking her young daughter  tanning, has apparently inspired an action figure. The company that's selling the doll for $29.95 has also made action figures of a former reality star  and a former politician . Since her arrest last week, Krentcil has denied the accusations She's tanned her way into pop culture.

Patricia Krentcil, who gained notoriety as the "tanning mom," has been immortalized as an action figure.

Krentcil became famous for her overly tanned skin after police charged her with child endangerment for allegedly taking her fair-skinned daughter into a stand-up tanning booth in April.

The New Jersey mother denied the charges, saying that while he daughter was in the room with her at the tanning salon, she was never in the booth.

Now the doll in Krentcil's likeness is retailing for $30 at herobuilders.com.

Some said it looks nothing like Krentcil because while the doll has a tan face, the rest of her body is a normal shade.

That's because the company that manufactures the doll uses the same body for all of its female dolls, including its Sarah Palin doll.
The overly tan New Jersey mom accused of taking her young daughter tanning has inspired an action figure.
The $29.95 "Tanorexic" mom doll is available from HeroBuilders.com, the custom doll retailer behind the Michaele Salahi action figure, Anthony Weiner doll and other attention-grabbing toys.
Patricia Krentcil, the real "tanning mom," pleaded not guilty to child endangerment charges last week. She was arrested late last month in Nutley, N.J., after police were called to her 5-year-old daughter's school.
Krentcil claims she took her daughter with her to the salon but that her daughter never entered a tanning booth.
"I tan, she doesn't tan," the 44-year-old Krentcil said. "I'm in the booth, she's in the room. That's all there is to it."
New Jersey state law prohibits children under the age of 14 from tanning booths. Children between the ages of 14 and 17 must be accompanied by an adult.
Police were alerted by school officials, who say Krentcil's daughter showed up for school with what appeared to be a sunburn, then told classmates she "went tanning with Mommy."
Rich Krentcil, the girl's father, told NBC the teacher misinterpreted his daughter.
"This whole big thing happened, and everyone got involved," he said. "It was 85 degrees outside, she got sunburned. That's it. That's all that happened."
A Connecticut novelty company is selling a "tanorexic" action figure based on a deeply tanned New Jersey mother accused of causing skin burns to her young daughter in a tanning booth.

Patricia Krentcil has said she loves tanning but wouldn't - and didn't - take her then-5-year-old into a tanning booth. Krentcil pleaded not guilty last week to a child endangerment charge. She says her daughter got sunburned outdoors.

The president of Oxford-based HeroBuilders says everyone has friends into heavy tanning. Emil Vicale says, "We thought it was a funny thing to do."

The blonde, orange-faced doll in a black pantsuit is $29.95.

A phone number for Krentcil in Nutley rang unanswered Tuesday night. Her attorney didn't return an after-hours message.
A Connecticut novelty company is selling a "tanorexic" action figure based on a deeply tanned New Jersey mother accused of causing skin burns to her young daughter in a tanning booth.
Patricia Krentcil has said she loves tanning but wouldn't -- and didn't -- take her then-5-year-old into a tanning booth. Krentcil pleaded not guilty last week to a child endangerment charge. She says her daughter got sunburned outdoors.
The president of Oxford-based HeroBuilders says everyone has friends into heavy tanning. Emil Vicale says, "We thought it was a funny thing to do."
The blonde, orange-faced doll in a black pantsuit is $29.95.
A phone number for Krentcil in Nutley rang unanswered Tuesday night. Her attorney didn't return an after-hours message.


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