Lady GaGa Takes Her Cues From Princess Di

Oh, brother.

In the September issue of V Magazine, Lady GaGa reveals that she took her inspiration for her “Paparazzi” video from a highly unusual source: Deceased British royalty Princess Diana.

“Diana was the most iconic martyr of fame,” the Pantsless One proclaims. “She died because of it.”

Princess Di was killed in 1997 while engaged in a high-speed chase with paparazzi. Does GaGa really want to take her cues from that example?

Whatever. Here’s Lady GaGa’s “Paparazzi” video. See if you can detect the essence of Princess Diana running through it. If not, at least there’s Alexander Skarsgard to look at: