Newsweek, The Daily Express And The Franklin Mint On Milking Princess Diana: A Gallery Of Royal Tat
PRINCESS Diana is 50. On the fabled Sixth Floor of London’s Harvey Nichol’s shopping emporium Anorak’s man with a camera is making ready for the interview sensation of the century. But others cannot wait for the great return. The Daily Express photoshopped Shy Di at 50 on its front page. And then Newsweek produced a cover photo of “Diana at 50” in which the telegenic celebrity princess was aged by computer wizardry and placed walking down a street with Pippa Middleton. The US organ said Di had had Botox. They even produced a Tweet in which she says: “If you treat people as brothers and sitter stye respond accordingly.” They bicker, fight over money and marry people the rest of the family hate.
Inspired by this milking of the corpse, we looked back at some of Diana’s greatest moments, those magical moments when someone looked at her and thought, ” I could make few quid out of that”….