I don't understand it either. The Daily Fail are particularly obsessed with her. I don't think she's even attractive, from a the point of view of a straight woman.
Well, she wouldn't be from the point of view of a straight woman, would she? I'm a straight man; from my point of view no man whatsoever is attractive (well, apart from Leonardo di Caprio in The Man in the Iron Mask, where he couldn't look more like a girl if he tried)