There's a lot to unpack in that Gaga situation. But if you take her statement as being sincere and honest WRT to her own experiences and where she was at when she made the song then she deserves some empathy as well right?
I was just going to say the same thing. I don't like this modern phenomenon of making our celebrities bare their anguished souls to their baying twitter followers.
A quick meeting with the press at the end of the driveway with the wife and kids in tow is much more seemly