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4. Zombie Royalty: Princess Diana Revived for Newsweek Cover

Months before Tupac was brought back via hologram to perform on stage next to former colleagues Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre, Princess Diana got new life—albeit middle-aged life—thanks to Tina Brown and Newsweek. The magazine's age-progressed Photoshop rendering of a stroll featuring Kate Middleton and her long-dead mother-in-law was heavily criticized as "creepy" and "tacky." I'm more embarrassed for Kate—it seems like she's hanging onto Diana's every word, but the Princess Mother is clearly disinterested.


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