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    Here's How Much Lady Gaga Has Changed In 9 Years

    The evolution.

    Lady Gaga then: She was Akon's opening act:

    Lady Gaga now: The Super Bowl was Lady Gaga's opening act.

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    Lady Gaga then: a new artist on Myspace.

    everyone should check out lady gaga - new interscope artist!!!

    Lady Gaga now: the new queen of football.

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    Lady Gaga then: She played the Miss Universe pageant.


    Lady Gaga now: She's saying hi to her mom and dad while 100 million people are watching during her Super Bowl performance.

    Damn I cried a lot. That "Hey Dad! Hi Mom!" Got me in tears. @ladygaga

    Lady Gaga then: gay.


    Lady Gaga now: still gay.

    Thank you, Lady Gaga, for bringing "gay, straight, or bi, lesbian, transgender life" to the #SuperBowl

    Lady Gaga then: hater of pants.


    Lady Gaga now: still hates pants.

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    Lady Gaga then: What's the big deal?


    Lady Gaga now: Even the dang former VP stans.

    Incredible performance from my friend @LadyGaga. You amaze me — and not just onstage. Proud to work with you to end…

    Lady Gaga then: "Her music & videos remind me of mid- to late 1980s stuff."


    Lady Gaga now: "Lady you SMASHED it!"

    Adele praising Lady Gaga's #Superbowl halftime performance.

    Lady Gaga then: Uhhhh.


    Lady Gaga now: She has five songs in the iTunes Top 10.


    Lady Gaga then: Who?


    Lady Gaga now: She has the top five albums on the iTunes pop chart.

    iTunes US right now. Is this real life? #SuperBowl

    Lady Gaga then: glitter.

    Lady Gaga now: still sparkling.

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    Lady Gaga then: fearless.

    They can't scare me, if I scare them first. X

    Lady Gaga now: unbreakable.

    Lady Gaga then: Did what?


    Lady Gaga now: Did that.

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