Sometimes silence speaks louder than words!
Gomez began chuckling and smiling, looking first down at her phone and then to her side, as the reporter asked, "Is there something about him that we don't get or we don't understand?"
"He's done some pretty outrageous behavior," the WGN host added.
The 21-year-old kept smiling as he asked the question in full but when it was her time to answer, the screen went black only to show an ad for her upcoming album.
While it's not entirely clear what ticked off the "Come & Get It" singer, we're pretty sure that she wants anything Biebs-related is off limits.
"They are trying to maintain a friendship," one source said.
Speculation of a reunion went into high gear in early July after Bieber posted a pic of himself and Gomez on Instagram celebrating Independence Day together with a simple message reading, "#heartbreaker."
But something tells us that Gomez's personal life is going to take a backseat to her professional endeavors in the coming months.
She is currently out there promoting her new music and has a world tour launching next month which wraps up just after Thanksgiving in St. Louis.