Social media pulls ‘People’ magazine behind Betty White’s ‘Jinxing’

People Magazine are currently the subject of jokes on social media after being featured on the cover of an article promoting television legend Betty White. Critics have accused the popular celebrity of “jinxing” the actress, who died on Friday – 17 days before her 100th birthday.

The cover story was posted on the magazine’s website and in print on December 28 under the headline “Betty White Turns 100!” In the story, White shares what she believes has helped her work in the entertainment industry for eight decades.


Betty White joked about her diet

White said of her diet: “I try to avoid anything green. I think it works. “

Seriously though, Golden girls The star said, “I am so lucky to be in such good health and feel so good at this age. This is amazing”.

One writer, John Leavitt, tweeted“You have to admit that a whole magazine about your 100th birthday went off the shelves, and then dying before that birthday is a great time for comics.”

Journalist Ben Dreyfus captured the mood of people who saw history. letter: “Happy New Year to everyone except People magazine, who killed Betty White by tempting fate.”

Another Twitter user named Shauna wrote, “Thanks for killing Betty White, @people.”

anyway People were not the only ones who wished the Emmy award winning actress the best. Parade The magazine also had White as its cover.

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Betty White dies of natural causes

Betty White’s career spanned over 80 years. She is believed to have died of natural causes at her home on Friday morning. TMZ confirmed. Police were seen at White’s home, investigating her death as a matter of procedure. A black coroner’s van was also seen leaving her home, as authorities confirmed there was no “foul play” with White’s death.

December 28th she tweeted her last message: “My 100th Anniversary … I can’t believe it is coming and People magazine is celebrating with me! The new @People will be available on newsstands across the country tomorrow. ”

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Celebrities paid tribute to Betty White

President Joe Biden paid tribute to the star by tweeting: “Betty White has put a smile on the lips of generations of Americans. She is a cultural icon that will be greatly missed. Jill and I think about her family and all those who loved her. New Years Eve. “

The US Army also thanked her for her service in World War II. “We’re saddened by the passing of Betty White,” the Army tweeted. “She was not only a terrific actress, but she served as a member of the American Women’s Volunteer Service during World War II.”

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