John Waters and Ricki Lake -- S**t Happens!

2/25/2008 8:00 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
"Hairspray" and "Pink Flamingos" writer/director John Waters, and the original Tracy Turnblad, Ricki Lake, were at the Film Independent's Spirit Awards, where Ricki kinda gave everyone the bum's rush.

When you're a part of a cult classic -- you become immortal. Like John's mustache.