Here is Lady Gaga attempting a more solemn and demure look in Israel earlier this month (left) -- and a blonde, hooded and pancaked Lil' Kim ten years earlier in 1999 (right).
Only one of them has gone to prison ... so far.
We're just sayin'.
Lady GaGa's Lil' Inspiration
9/1/2009 2:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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