THE QUEEN IS DEAD - The Inner Sleeve


In 1967, Jayne Mansfield was killed in her mid-30's (34) in a car crash along with her boyfriend and their temporary driver for the night. ...

In 1997, Princess Diana was killed in her mid-30's (36) in a car crash along with her boyfriend and their temporary driver for the night. ...

Those were the only two car crashes ever in which the only people killed were a world-famous woman, her boyfriend and their driver. ... 





Actress Jayne Mansfield and Princess Diana were victims of the only two car crashes in history in which the only three people killed were a world-famous woman, her boyfriend and their driver. ...




The most popular song ever about Jayne Manfield is KISS THEM FOR ME by Siouxsie And The Banshees. ...

KISS THEM FOR ME was #1 on Billboard's Modern Rock chart five consecutive weeks in the summer of 1991. ... 

KISS THEM FOR ME was preceded at #1 by GET THE MESSAGE on the chart that is dated June 29, the anniversary of Jayne Mansfield's death. ...

GET THE MESSAGE was co-written by Johnny Marr, the guitarist from The Smiths who co-wrote every one of Morrissey's songs for The Smiths. ...

Indicating that it was the 2nd single by Johnny Marr's new band, Electronic, the cover of the single GET THE MESSAGE displays a large numeral 2. ...    

On the anniversary of Jayne Mansfield's death, GET THE MESSAGE was #1 on the chart while KISS THEM FOR ME, about Jayne Mansfield, was #2. ... 

The following week, KISS THEM FOR ME reached #1 on the chart and GET THE MESSAGE was #2. ...  

GET THE MESSAGE was the only single released by Electronic with a large numeral on its cover. ... 




 
On the chart dated June 29 - the anniversary of Jayne Mansfield's death - the #1 song was titled GET THE MESSAGE and it was co-written by Morrissey's former co-writer in The Smiths, Johnny Marr. 
On the next chart (July 6) the single KISS THEM FOR ME by Siouxsie And The Banshees began a streak of five weeks at #1, making it the most popular song ever written about actress Jayne Mansfield. 
On the cover of GET THE MESSAGE there is a large 2.  GET THE MESSAGE was #1 when KISS THEM FOR ME was #2.  KISS THEM FOR ME reached #1 while GET THE MESSAGE was #2.
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KISS THEM FOR ME is the biggest hit by Siouxsie And The Banshees. ...

A Banshee is defined as "a female spirit whose wailing warns of an impending death." ...

KISS THEM FOR ME is the most popular song ever written about Jayne Mansfield and it was released six years before Princess Diana's death. ...

On the cover, Siouxsie Sioux imitates Jayne Mansfield's pose from a magazine cover that was printed six years before Princess Diana's birth. ...
 




  
Six years before the birth (July 1, 1961) of Princess Diana, Jayne Mansfield appeared on the cover (July 2, 1955) of the weekly magazine PICTUREGOER. 
Six years before the death (1997) of Princess Diana, Siouxsie Sioux mimics Jayne Mansfield's pose on the cover (1991) of the single KISS THEM FOR ME.
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A photograph of actor Alain Delon in the film L'INSOUMIS is on both sides of the inner sleeve in the vinyl edition of THE QUEEN IS DEAD. ...

From the way the photo is trimmed you can't see why Alain Delon is hunched over but in the film you can see he's dragging a dead body. ...





A photo of actor Alain Delon (in the film L'INSOUMIS) is on both sides of the inner sleeve of THE QUEEN IS DEAD. 
In the film, you see he's hunched over to drag a dead body. ...



Place the cover of the 12" vinyl "Snapper Mix" of KISS THEM FOR ME beside the slightly smaller inner sleeve of THE QUEEN IS DEAD. ...

The images connect to give the impression that Alain Delon is dragging the body of Siouxise Sioux who is imitating Jayne Mansfield. ...





The American cover of the 12" Snapper Mix of KISS THEM FOR ME - about the life and death of Jayne Mansfield - connects precisely with the slightly smaller inner sleeve of THE QUEEN IS DEAD. ... 



When you mirror the image of Alain Delon, and rotate the mirror-image 90 degrees, he ends up positioned like Siouxsie Sioux on the cover of KISS THEM FOR ME. ...





When you mirror-and-rotate the inner sleeve of THE QUEEN IS DEAD, Alain Delon ends up posed like Siouxsie Sioux on the cover of KISS THEM FOR ME. ... 



The "Snapper" Mix of KISS THEM FOR ME is called the "Snapper" Mix because of the way it begins. ...

The "Snapper" Mix is the only version of the song that begins with Jayne Mansfield reciting the line,


"YOU'RE NOT SO BAD SNAPPER."



Jayne's recital of the "Snapper" line comes from her film "WILL SUCCESS SPOIL ROCK HUNTER?" ...

In the film, Jayne Mansfield recites the "Snapper" line in a car with her boyfriend seated beside her. ...

Jayne Mansfield and Princess Diana were each killed in a car with her boyfriend seated beside her. ...




 
In the film "WILL SUCCESS SPOIL ROCK HUNTER?" Jayne Mansfield is seated next to her boyfriend in a car when she recites the line, "YOU'RE NOT SO BAD SNAPPER."
The line is heard at the start of the "Snapper" Mix of KISS THEM FOR ME.  Jayne Mansfield and Princess Diana were each killed in a car crash, each seated next to her boyfriend. ...



Siouxsie Sioux appears on the cover of the "Snapper" Mix of KISS THEM FOR ME. ...

Alain Delon appears on the slightly-smaller inner sleeve of THE QUEEN IS DEAD. ...

As demonstrated above, the image of Siouxsie Sioux connects to the image of Alain Delon. ...

The Snapper Mix of KISS THEM FOR ME begins with audio of Jayne Mansfield reciting the line,


"YOU'RE NOT SO BAD SNAPPER."


When you listen to the line played backwards you easily hear Jayne Mansfield pronounce the word "SAD." ...

When you connect the initials of Siouxsie Sioux to the initials of Alain Delon the combination says "SSAD." ...

Click to hear Jayne Mansfield's line "You're not so bad Snapper" played forward and backward (" ... SAD ... ") 


When spelled backwards, "YOU'RE NOT SO BAD SNAPPER" contains the spelling of a city, "B-O-S-T-O-N." ...
  


YOU'RE NOT SO BAD SNAPPER

REPPANS DAB OS TON ER'UOY

------------------ B OS TON ------------


Why BOSTON? ...





Siouxsie Sioux's image on the 12" Snapper Mix of KISS THEM FOR ME connects to Alain Delon's image on the slightly smaller inner sleeve of THE QUEEN IS DEAD. 
Connect the initials of Siouxsie Sioux and Alain Delon to spell "SSAD."  Play the start of the Snapper Mix backwards to hear Jayne Mansfield pronounce the word "SAD."
 
The Snapper Mix begins with Jayne Mansfield saying, "YOU'RE NOT SO BAD SNAPPER," which contains "B-O-S-T-O-N" when spelled backwards.  Why BOSTON? ...



Why BOSTON? ... 



Consistent with the album title THE QUEEN IS DEAD the BOSTON HERALD announced Diana's death with the front page headline QUEEN OF HEARTS. ... 

On the BOSTON HERALD the announcement of Diana's death has the headline QUEEN OF HEARTS above a photo of Diana taken on November 12, 1990. ...   

In the 1983 video of the Broadway play ALICE IN WONDERLAND the role of the QUEEN OF HEARTS is played by Eve Arden who died November 12, 1990. ... 

Eve Arden played the QUEEN OF HEARTS in the 1983 video of the play ALICE IN WONDERLAND that was first televised 7 years before Eve Arden's death. ... 

On the BOSTON HERALD, the headline QUEEN OF HEARTS is above the 1990 photograph taken of Princess Diana 7 years before Princess Diana's death. ...   




 
In the 1983 PBS video of the Broadway play ALICE IN WONDERLAND, the role of the QUEEN OF HEARTS was played by Eve Arden who died November 12, 1990.
On the BOSTON HERALD the headline QUEEN OF HEARTS is above a photo of Diana taken at the enthronement of Japanese Emperor Akihito on November 12, 1990. 
Eve Arden is the QUEEN OF HEARTS in the 1983 video of the play ALICE IN WONDERLAND that was first televised 7 years before Eve Arden's death.     
On the BOSTON HERALD the headline QUEEN OF HEARTS is above the 1990 photograph taken of Princess Diana 7 years before Princess Diana's death. ...



The BOSTON HERALD that announces Diana's death with the front page headline QUEEN OF HEARTS has a photo of Jayne Mansfield inside. ...

Jayne Mansfield's photo appears beside the end of an article that ends with mention of the celebrity couple Tommy Lee and Pamela Anderson. ...

Tommy Lee was born on October 3. ...  

The 1983 PBS video of the play ALICE IN WONDERLAND with Eve Arden as the QUEEN OF HEARTS originally aired on October 3. ...   

Pamela Anderson was born on July 1. ...  

Princess Diana, "queen of hearts," was born on July 1. ...  

Pamela Anderson was born on Princess Diana's birthday in 1967, two days after the car crash that killed Jayne Mansfield. ...    





Inside the BOSTON HERALD Jayne Mansfield's photo is beside the end of a column that ends by mentioning the celebrity couple, Tommy Lee and Pamela Anderson.  
Tommy Lee was born October 3.  The 1983 PBS video of ALICE IN WONDERLAND with Eve Arden as the QUEEN OF HEARTS was first televised on October 3. 
Pamela Anderson was born July 1.  Princess Diana was born July 1.  Pamela Anderson was born on Diana's birthday in 1967, two days after Jayne Mansfield's car crash.   

 


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