Yesterday, music legend Bette Midler slammed Ariana Grande for her skimpy attire and overtly sexual music videos.
While discussing Ari's public image, Midler even went so far as to say, "You don't need to make a whore of yourself to get ahead."
The OD (Original Diva) certainly went too far in her criticism, but anyone who's seen Ariana's "Love Me Harder" video (So much writhing!) can certainly see how it might not appeal to an old-school songstress in her late 60s.
Of course, when Ms. Midler first hit the music scene nearly fifty years ago, she was just another young dreamer willing to do whatever it took to make her stage show stand out.
This occasionally involved the use of provocative costumes and suggestive lyrics.
So yeah, there's a bit of pot-kettle-black hypocrisy going on, and that fact is reportedly not lost on Ari: