Sen. Lautenberg, 86, Is A Big Lady Gaga Fan
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
This next news item is not exactly a May-December romance, but it may be a sign of the wide appeal of the singer Lady Gaga.
STEVE INSKEEP, host:
She is 24, and her fans include Senator Frank Lautenberg, who is 86. The Washington Post reports on a fundraiser featuring the New Jersey senator and Lady Gaga's music.
MONTAGNE: For $2,500, you, too, could join the oldest senator in a private suite at the Lady Gaga concert. An aide says the event was Lautenberg's idea. Politico reports he celebrated his birthday at a Lady Gaga concert.
(Soundbite of Lady Gaga song "Paparazzi")