Cue Zac Efron

3/29/2009 1:01 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
We feel bad for Zac Efron. It was just an innocent pic of him in London, his fans' hearts filled with unbridled joy -- his ears filled with wax. But last night at Beso in L.A., the joke got out of hand.

On the bright side, he may have shaken that annoying, squeaky-clean image for good.