The creepiest video you will see all day

They look like real babies, but they're state-of-the-art designer dolls. International Reborn Doll community, you win this round.


Sarah Hepola
August 7, 2008 10:46PM (UTC)

You know a YouTube video is a winner when its title screams, "Not a Fake Baby! These Are Real Life Like Reborn Dolls!" Um, clarity please? This stunningly disturbing montage doesn't feature real babies, so what are they? They are "reborns" -- a name that seems plucked directly from some Philip K. Dick dystopia -- designer baby dolls made to look as lifelike as possible.

More about the reborn-baby community can be learned in this video. And I quote the narration: "Lydia is a reborn, a state-of-the-art designer doll. For hundreds of British women, she's the perfect kind of baby." (Heeeeelp. It buuuuurns.)

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In the meantime, enjoy this video. And turn the volume up. Waaaay, way up.


Sarah Hepola

Sarah Hepola is the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir, "Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget."

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