Not Even Kate Middleton Can Make a Newsboy Hat Look Good (PHOTOS)

kate middletonKate Middleton has wowed us in the past with her hats. She basically taught us everything we know about fascinators and classy chapeaus. I mean, the Duchess of Cambridge even managed to make potato chip headgear look good. But guess what. Kate got cocky. Likely thinking that she could pull off anything, our pregnant Duchess chose a knit newsboy cap for volunteer training at a local scout camp.

Listen, the only two people who can pull off a newsie hat are those young kids in the '20s and Brad Pitt. But Kate's not alone. She joins a long list of celebrities who've tried the newsboy hat, and have failed. Extra, extra, read all about it:

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  • Britney Spears


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    A beige leather newscap paired with a Van Cleef and Arpels choker and a tank top? Oh, Britney, Britney, Britney.

  • Justin Timberlake


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    Did Britney influence Justin, or did Justin influence Britney? It's like the chicken or the egg of the newsboy caps.

  • Christina Aguilera


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    You are beautiful, no matter what they say, but the hat, it isn't helping.

  • J.Lo


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    J.Lo, oh no, you di'int.

  • Nicki Minaj


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    Nicki should stick to the colorful wigs -- this hat is not her best look.

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