Katy Perry On Accusations She Stole Fashion Sense From KATY KEENE Comics

Katy Perry On Accusations She Stole Fashion Sense From KATY KEENE Comics

In a recent interview with Rolling Stone magazine, Katy Perry finally addressed the accusations that she stole her "unique" fashion style from an obscure 1940's comic book character, Katy Keene. Hit the jump to see what she had to say on the matter.

Over the past few years, people started to notice some striking similarities between Katy Perry's outrageous costumes and those of a comic character named, Katy Keene. Keene, first appeared in Wilbur Comics #5 (1944). She received her own comic in 1949, and was known as "America's Queen of Pin-Ups and Fashions." Readers could submit designs for her clothing. During its run the character was portrayed as a singer, a model and even a movie star.

At some point, the accusations got back to Perry who told Rolling Stone: "I saw that a few months ago and the Internet is so crazy. Like, that's crazy! I want to go get an MRI right now and have them look inside me and make sure I'm not a comic! But what freaked me out about it is, we looked into it, and it turned out she has a sister who's a redhead. And my sister is a redhead! And I was like, '[frick]! Stop it!' I mean, it's pretty interesting. But it's not that deep! Like I would have been, like a physicist if I were that smart, you know what I’m saying? If I was that smart and that calculated, I would be, like, something else."

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