Bette Midler's Response to Justin Bieber Dissing Her? Hilarious Shade

He Adele Dazeem'd her, and she fired back.

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Remember when photos of Naked Justin Bieber took over the internet (opens in new tab) and you temporarily went blind? And then Bieber's dad inexplicably tweeted about his son's "thing" (his words), causing Bette Midler to subtweet "The biggest dick in this situation is the dad who abandoned his son"? Yeah, Justin Bieber wasn't thrilled.

The "Sorry" singer attempted to throw shade Midler's way by mispronouncing her name during an interview with Billboard (opens in new tab), saying "This Britt Meddler. I don't even know who that is, honestly. I wanted to immediately say 'Who is this lady?', but then I'm just fueling this negativity."

Less than 24 hours later, Bette Midler, secret expert in celebrity shade throwing, tweeted (opens in new tab) the following in response.

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She also retweeted a few posts from the inevitable Britt Meddler Twitter account.

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Will drama associated with Justin Bieber's penis ever cease? Hopefully not.

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Mehera Bonner
Mehera Bonner

Mehera Bonner is a celebrity and entertainment news writer who enjoys Bravo and Antiques Roadshow with equal enthusiasm. She was previously entertainment editor at Marie Claire and has covered pop culture for over a decade.