Jerry Seinfeld on Lady Gaga: 'This Woman Is a Jerk'

April Peveteaux

lady gaga yankees game jerry seinfeld jerkBut Jerry Seinfeld wasn't finished with Lady Gaga. He added, "I hate her."

Although taken in context, it appears it might have been a comedic opportunity rather than the start of a superstar war between the two New Yorkers with big personalities.

After Lady's bad behavior at a Mets game (while in Seinfeld's box seats) and the desecration of the Yankees uniform at last week's game, Seinfeld let loose on WFAN sports radio.

Naturally a baseball fan is going to take umbrage with a celebrity upstaging the game at hand. Whether Seinfeld's rant was in actual anger or as part of a running monologue isn't clear.

This riff makes it sound like part of the act:

"You give people the finger and you get upgraded? Is that the world we’re living in now?" he said.

In his trademark stand-up schtick, Seinfeld added, "Why is she giving the finger? How old is the finger? How’d it even get to be the finger?"

Although the comedian does make a very fine point, funny or not:

"I'm not one of these all-publicity-is-good people. People talk about [how] you need exposure -- you could die of exposure."

Do you think Jerry was bashing Lady Gaga, or performing a stand-up routine?

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