Lady Gaga's "Applause" video came out today, and it was a doozy. It seems she stored up all the things she couldn't do while recovering from hip surgery — you know, flying over hordes of muscular, scantily-clad men and emerging from giant top-hats in plumes of pink smoke — and unleashed the backlog in one dizzying string of scenes. As far as "looks" go, she flashes between almost a dozen, not counting a few where she appears to be nude. We've broken them down for you in a handy slideshow; click ahead and marvel away.
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