BETTE'S BUSTING UP

BETTE-R YET:

Snarls are suddenly smiles now that divine Ms. Bette Midler has TWO new men on her sitcom set! During the search for a new hubby -- who'll be played by "Airplane" hunk Robert Hays -- somebody suggested "Saturday Night Live" funnyguy Jon Lovitz, who's now been inked to play Bette's feisty next-door neighbor. Insiders say Lovitz has Bette laughing so hard she can hardly get through scenes without busting up.

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