Stewart Lee on the Death of Princess Diana


We all know where we were when Princess Diana was killed, don’t we?  Here, this driest of comedians takes a look at the British public’s hysterical reaction to that fateful night in August 2007, in what has to be one of my favourite Stewart Lee moments. Watch all the way to the end, though- the most bitterly funny part of this set isn’t the comical reenactment of a British couple’s reaction to the news, but the rather Shakespearian observation that wraps it all up. 

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